At Musee de l'Orangerie, enjoy a peaceful meditation on the eight Water Lilies murals (Nymphéas) by Claude Monet. This museum also contains notable works by Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso, Renoir, Rousseau, Derain, Soutine, and others. Come here to view an impressive collection of works from Impressionist and Post-Impressionist painters. Another permanent feature called the Walter-Guillaume Collection displays Modern Classicist and Impressionist works from the first decades of the 20th century. Put Musee de l'Orangerie at the forefront of your travel plans using our Paris trip maker tool.
Tours to Musee de l'Orangerie
$289 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private Art History Walking Tour: Musée d'Orsay and Musée de l'Orangerie
Duration: 3 hours
$121 BOOK WITH VIATOR Skip-the-line l'Orangerie Museum Guided Tour - Semi-Private 8ppl Max
Duration: 2 hours
Musee de l'Orangerie reviews
The most relaxing museum, don’t forget exhibits on the basement level and book tickets on line,well located in the Tuileries Garden more »
Because we had visited Monet's gardens in Giverny two days before, we had the advantage of seeing just how realistic his Water Lilly murals really are (through an Impressionistic lens). It is truly... more »
One of my favorite museums in all of Paris. I could sit in the galleries for hours and just stare at the art work. Well designed with lots to see. Seating at the appropriate areas so you can just sit and enjoy the artwork. Easy to get to and was surprised at how inexpensive the tickets were to get in. Nice gift shop here with offerings for the collector or casual tourist.
Lovely museum. Please note that the main gallery is closed until March 2020. The Money gallery is still open and is spectacular! Make sure to sit insane soak every painting of the 8 water lilies, as each one is a perfect reflection of Monet's vision and style.
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