At the end of 2011, the museum reopened all of its entirely renovated spaces as well as some new rooms: an additional 400 m² for the Pavillon Amont, Post-Impressionist artists at the heart of the museum, the redesign of the Impressionists gallery, a new temporary exhibition space, plus a new 'aquatic' decor for the Café des Hauteurs, designed by Brazilian designers, the Campana Brothers.
- Arts décoratifs
- Objets d'art
Epoque des collections
- Néoclassicisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
- Romantisme (XVIIIe - XIXe)
- Réalisme (XIXe)
- Impressionnisme (XIXe)
- Symbolisme (XIXe)
Services and facilities of the establishment
- Educational activities
- Gift shop
- Member of the Paris Museum Pass
- Car park/Parking
- Coach park
- Visitor tools
Visitor toolsAudio guides are available in French, German, English, Chinese, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Russian (€5). Application "Le musée d'Orsay en famille" available for tablet-pcs (€5).
Educational activitiesPractical art workshops: guided tours with tour guide or young artist; fun itineraries or shows for the family; for children over 5 years and teenagers up to 18yrs, there are hundreds of ways to discover or rediscover the museum. Information and bookings: +33 (0)1 53 63 04 50.
Combined ticketsMusée d'Orsay/Musée de l'Orangerie pass: €16. Valid for access to permanent collections and temporary exhibitions on the day of purchase at the museum it is purchased in and within four days at the other museum.
RestaurantRestaurant of the Musée d'Orsay: Tuesday to Sunday, 9:30am to 5:45pm (groups welcome at 11:45) and open until 9:30pm on Thursdays. Tea room: 2:45pm to 5:45pm. Café Campana: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm, Thursday, 10am-9pm. Café de l'Ours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am to 4:45pm, Thursdays from 9.30am to 8pm
Coach parkCarrousel du Louvre.
Prices and times
Entrance fees and modalities
Concessions: 18-25 year olds who are not EU nationals or long-term residents, for all after 4:30pm except Thursdays and Saturdays, for all on Thursdays after 6pm.
Group tourBooking necessary for all groups, with or without tour guides. Entry from Tuesday to Saturday 9:30am to 4pm and until 8pm on Thursdays. Book by phone: +33 (0)1 53 63 04 50 from Tuesday to Saturday 9:30am-2:45pm.
Free for young people and childrenUnder 18s
- 1 January
- Ascension Day
- 8 May
- 14 July
- 15 August
- 1 November
- 11 November
Voir la carte
1 rue de la Légion d'Honneur
Subway - Solférino
RER - Musée d'Orsay
Bus - 24, 63, 68, 69, 73, 83, 84, 94
Access facilities offered to disabled people
Loan of wheelchairs. Adapted activities and workshops.
Accessibility for disabled people
- Physically disabled: reserved parking spaces near the museum are listed under the Access tab on the Musée d'Orsay website. The museum is entirely accessible. Auditorium designed to welcome up to 3 people in wheelchairs.
-Visual impairment: guide and assistance dogs are allowed around the collections in the museum and exhibitions. Museum does not have tactile walkways (you are not permitted to touch the artwork)
-Audio impairment: all year round, there are visits available in sign language. Auditorium equipped with hearing loop.
All information on:
General information and switchboard: + 33 (0) 1 40 49 48 14
Tested and approved in 2015 by 'Paris by wheelchair (Paris en fauteil roulant)': https://www.facebook.com/parisenfauteilroulant/
'Tourisme & Handicap' marked establishment
- 'Tourisme & Handicap' mark
- For hearing disability
- For mental disability