Orsay Museum is one of the must-sees during your family stay in Paris. Located in the old train station of Orsay the museum is impressive as much by its size than by its architecture. During your visit you will discover an important collection of Western art. If you are fond of Impressionist paintings, this museum is a must. It has the largest collection of Impressionist paintings in the world.
The year 2019 is going to be rich in discoveries. Here is the list of the temporary exhibitions that will surely give you the desire to extend your visit to the museum of Orsay.
– From January 29th to June 2nd, an exhibition showcases the “Talisman” by Paul Serusier, a famous post-impressionist painter.
– From March 26th to July 21st, an exhibition focuses on the representation of black subjects by romantic and impressionist painters such as Henri Matisse, Edouard Manet and Paul Cézanne.
– From June 18th to September 22nd, Berthe Morisot will be the main artist of this exhibition. She is a major figure of the Impressionist movement but remains less known than her colleagues and to the general public.
– From September 24th 2019 to January 19th 2020, the works of Edgar Degas, one of the founders of the Impressionist movement, will be highlighted. This exhibition will put forward his works centered on the Opera.
During your stay in Paris, we can include in your itinerary a private guided tour of Orsay museum. Your expert and passionate guide will take you through all these masterpieces according to your interests. See for example our sample itineraries in which a private tour at Orsay museul can be included. For a family trip, your guide will be able to adapt to adults and children and will be able to organize a interesting and entertaining tour!