Orsay museum visit

WHAT YOU’LL DO

Skip the long lines to the Orsay Museum
Learn about the revolutionary techniques of Van Gogh, Renoir and more
See art by Manet, Monet, Cezanne, and Courbet
Discover the story behind Manet’s scandalous Breakfast on Grass
Marvel at the uniquely intense drama of Van Gogh’s Auto-Portrait
Witness the dark realism of Courbet’s Painter’s Studio

OVERVIEW

See the world’s largest collection of Impressionist art at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris. Enjoy a 2-hour guided tour of many of the museum’s highlights, and see masterpieces by Van Gogh, Renoir, Degas, Cezanne, Manet, and more.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Skip the long lines to the beautiful Beaux Arts building that is now home to the Musée d’Orsay, and enter an Aladdin’s cave of French art. Located in a former railway station, the museum contains the world’s best collection of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art, although for a longtime it was overlooked.
Now you can learn about this unique period in art history, and see masterpieces by Monet, Courbet, Renoir, Cezanne, and Van Gogh. Along the way your guide will explain the social background and turmoil of the 19th century, providing an in-depth insight into the layered art works.

SOME OF THEWORKS OF ART WE’ll VISIT

Ingres’ The Source, Monet’s Breakfast at Grass, Bouguereau’s The Birth of Venus, and much, much more.

MEETING POINT

Meet by the rhino statue in front of the Orsay Museum. Your guide will be carrying a red tote canvas bag.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Tour operates rain or shine. Every tour (especially out of the city excursions) can be done by a car, a van, a mini bus, or in case of a large group (+20 people) a bus.

Category

Museum visits

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