Orsay Art Museum

Cultural & Theme Tours in Paris

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Discover the highlights of a world-famous museum in Paris. On this incredible tour with a professional local guide learn about the masterpieces you see during the tour and discuss the works that interest you most with the guide. Explore the masterpieces of the world’s greatest art collection of Impressionists and Post-Impressionists by artists such as Monet, Van Gogh and more.HighlightsSkip the line to access and discover masterpieces of art at the Orsay MuseumEmbark on a 2-hour tour with a professional experienced guide and discover the art treasures of the Orsay Art MuseumWander among art by Degas, Renoir, Van Gogh and also Revisit collections or explore on your own after the tour ends
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Musée d'OrsayYou’ll the guide at the meeting point and skip-the-line with these notoriously long lines to enter the museum. Here the guide will introduce you to the museum with a little bit of its history and its collections inside. The guide will take you through the most important highlights of this museum, so you can learn the secrets surrounding the techniques used by the impressionists and post-impressionist and discover how a handful of art rebels pass the way from impressionist art movement. As you explore the museum with the professional artwork expert guide, you’ll mostly not only see the impressionist and post-impressionist paintings but also sculptures, photographs and furniture dating from 1848 to 1915. The guide will escort you to the central part of the ground floor of the Museum, where there is a collection of striking sculptures and paintings dating from 1848 to 1879. Then as you move on to the top floor, you’ll be able to admire the art of the Art world dating between 1874 to 1886, more over on this floor you’ll see certain decorative elements, as well as a beautifully decorated banquet hall. We with the help of our expert guides have carefully planned out a route to make sure you won't miss any of the important highlights of this museum. This is museum is considered as one of the best galleries in Paris which contain some of the masterpieces in world, the guide will show you and explain to you the some of the artworks such as Dance at Le Moulin de la Galette by Renoir, Apples, and Oranges by Cezanne, Van Gogh’s self-portraits, la Source by Ingres, The birth of Venus by Bouguereau and more. You can spend time admiring more arts and masterpieces by Monet, Courbet, Renoir, Cezanne, Ingres, Gauguin as you walk along the corridors of the Museum by listing to the guides commentaries on these works of art. You also have the chance to share your opinions with the guide and discuss works that interest you on this journey of discovery. The two-hour tour will end at the top floor of the museum, as you have explored the important highlights inside on a hassle-free organized tour. You’ll have the option to remain in the museum until it’s closing time after the tour ends.Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Official certified guide
  • Radio system to hear the guide
  • Skip-the-line entrance ticket & reservation to Orsay Museum
  • "Skip-the-line" access is guaranteed, even during peak season
  • Entry/Admission - Musée d'Orsay

What’s not included

  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions