Explore the many hidden treasures of the Musée d’Orsay as your guide takes you on a journey through the building’s colorful past. Experience the striking architecture of this former railway station, and see some of the most iconic artworks in Europe up close. Discover the history and secrets lurking beneath the opulence, and learn how the museum was saved from destruction. Delve into the culture and art that defines Paris, and soak yourself in the unique beauty of this exciting venue.
Musée d'Orsay Tour Highlights
Itinerary and What to Expect?
Your guide will greet you right outside the entrance of Musée d’Orsay for your discovery.
(A detailed map will be provided once the booking is confirmed)
Your tour will begin as soon as you step inside the Musée d’Orsay. A magnificent former railway station, constructed in the Beaux-Arts style, the building is often considered a work of art in its own right. Stroll beneath the lofty steel and glass roof, and discover how the architect behind the design caused a stir with his groundbreaking approach. Your guide will lead you through the building’s varied history, revealing the many uses it has fulfilled. Gain new insight into the Parisian culture, as you hear how the building changed along with the culture. Now a prominent art gallery, you will have the chance to view some of the most exciting European works on display in Paris, and delve into the Impressionist, art nouveau, and artistic decor eras, with pieces by Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, Monet, Paul Cézanne, Les Nabis and more. Hear the little-known stories that shaped the artists, and view their iconic work up close.
Your guide will escort you back to the entrance of Musée d’Orsay or at your preference leave you inside the museum.
Private English Speaking Guide
Musée d'Orsay Skip-the-Line Ticket
All fees and taxes
Transfer from your Parisian hotel
Provided upon request
Frequently Asked Questions
You can reach Musée d’Orsay via the RER C and stop at Gare Musée d’Orsay situated right in front of museum.
We will always send a detailed map so you don’t get lost.
Yes, we can certainly organise one of our chauffeurs to pick you up from your residence to and from Musée d’Orsay at an additional charge.
Yes, everyone can access the Musée d’Orsay, regardless if you are with a wheelchair or baby stroller.
Yes, no other participants will be joining your Musée d’Orsay Discovery tour.
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