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Musée d’Orsay

Located on the banks of the Seine in the heart of Paris, the Musée d'Orsay is a must-see destination for art lovers and tourists visiting the city. Housed in a former railway station, the museum is home to a stunning collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, and Art Nouveau artworks, including iconic pieces by artists such as Monet, Manet, Degas, and Van Gogh.

One of the highlights of the Musée d'Orsay is its extensive collection of Impressionist paintings, which includes some of the most famous works in the world. Visitors can see Monet's "Water Lilies," Renoir's "Dance at the Moulin de la Galette," and Degas' "Little Dancer of Fourteen Years," among many other iconic paintings.

In addition to its impressive collection of Impressionist art, the Musée d'Orsay is also home to a wide range of Post-Impressionist, Art Nouveau, and modern artworks, including sculptures, decorative arts, and photographs. From the ornate furniture of the Art Nouveau movement to the bold and colorful paintings of the Fauvists, the Musée d'Orsay offers something for every art lover.

But the Musée d'Orsay is not just a museum for art aficionados. The museum's interactive exhibits, multimedia displays, and special events make it a fun and engaging destination for visitors of all ages. Whether you're interested in the history of art or simply want to immerse yourself in some of the world's most beautiful and iconic works, the Musée d'Orsay has something for everyone.

So, if you're planning a trip to Paris, be sure to add the Musée d'Orsay to your list of must-see destinations. Whether you're a serious art lover or just looking for an interesting and educational way to spend the day, the Musée d'Orsay is an unforgettable experience that you won't want to miss.

Ongoing Exhibitions

Exhibition: Paris 1874 Inventing Impressionism

Until: July 14th, 2024 (56 days remaining.)

Description:
150 years ago, on April 15, 1874, the first Impressionist exhibition opened in Paris. "Hungry for independence, Monet, Renoir, Degas, Morisot, Pissarro, Sisley and Cézanne decided to break away from the rules by organizing their own exhibitions, outside the official channels: Impressionism was born. To celebrate this anniversary, the Musée d'Orsay presents some 130 works, and takes a fresh look at this key date, considered to be the kick-off for the avant-garde.


 

Exhibition: Nathanaëlle Herbelin

Until: June 30th, 2024 (42 days remaining.)

Description:
A frequent visitor to the Musée d'Orsay collections since childhood, French-Israeli artist Nathanaëlle Herbelin is invited to put her paintings and sources of inspiration into perspective. A descendant of the Nabis, the artist brings their favorite subjects - daily life, domestic interiors and intimacy - up to date in compositions that are nonetheless resolutely contemporary.


 

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