Led through magnificent Rodin exhibits, your guide will unravel some of the most significant creations, which include The Thinker, The Kiss and The Gates of Hell. The late Hôtel Biron is home to The Musée Rodin where many deep secrets just waiting to be told. Whilst, the Musée d’Orsay is on the Left Bank of the Seine and opposite the Tuileries Gardens that surround the Louvre. Step back in time and transport yourself to the sites of the Universal Exhibition of 1900 and the railway station museum. Admire the famous French nudes as you explore the spectacular displays from 1848 to 1914.
Musée Rodin and Musée d'Orsay Tour Highlights
Itinerary and What to Expect?
The meeting point is at the Auguste Rodin exhibits at Hôtel Biron, where your guide will be waiting to unveil Rodin’s secrets.
(A detailed map will be sent once the booking is confirmed)
Walk in the memory of Auguste Rodin at the Hôtel Biron, where he used as his workshop and resided in Villa des Brillants from 1908. See how Rodin curated an acclaimed collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. He donated these to the French State on the proviso they turned the buildings into museums that housed and celebrated his work. Stroll around while your guide explains the display of his many sculptures in the museum’s extensive gardens and marvel. See the works-in-progress that demonstrate the creative practices throughout the museum.
Continue inside the narrow streets close to prestigious landmarks such as Hotel Matignon and the Yves Saint-Laurent Head Office before you meander through Musée d’Orsay. Your guide will explain how a Beaux-Arts train station became one of the world’s most recognized museums and houses important works from painters such as Van Gogh, Monet, and Paul Cézanne. Wonder throughout primarily French collections, which include paintings, sculptures, furniture, and photographs that date between 1848 and 1914. You’ll see some of the finest Impressionist and post-Impressionist masterpieces in the world by artists including Renoir, Manet, Sisley, Gauguin, and Seurat.
At the end of your fascinating tour, your guide will leave you in front of Musée d’Orsay.
Private English Speaking Guide
Musée Rodin Skip-the-Line Ticket
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 the Arc de Triomphe via the Metro 13 and stop at Varenne and take a short walk of 170m to Rue de Varenne.
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 Musée Rodin and from Musée d’Orsay at an additional charge.
If you have a wheelchair, you will only be able to access the ground floor exhibition of Musée Rodin.
Yes, no other participants will be joining your Musée Rodin and Musée d’Orsay Masterpieces tour.
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