Internationally renowned for its rich collection of impressionist art, the Musée d'Orsay also displays all western...
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 restructuring of the Galerie des Impressionnistes, a new space for temporary exhibitions, and a new aquatic decor in the Café des Hauteurs, designed by Brazilian designers, the Campana Brothers.
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Architecture, Decorative Arts, History, Furniture, Objets d'art, Pastels, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Neoclassicism (18th century - 19th century), Romanticism (18th century - 19th century), Realism (19th century), Impressionism (19th century), Symbolism (19th century)
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Services and facilities of the establishment
Educational activities, Audioguide, Gift shop, Member's card, Car park/Parking, Coach park, Restaurant
Audio 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).
Practical 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.
Musée 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.
Open everyday except Monday, from 9.30am to 6.30pm, and until 9.30pm on Thursdays.
Restaurant de 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 and open until 9pm on Thursdays. Café de l'Ours: Tuesday to Sunday, 9.30am to 4.45pm, and open until 8pm on Thursdays.
Deligny, Louvre, Montalembert.
Carrousel du Louvre.
Musée d'Orsay and Musée de l'Orangerie Carte blanche. Information, subscription: +33 (0)1 40 49 47 28.
Member of the Paris Museum Pass, Bookshop
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Entrance fees and modalities
Museum ticket: €9 / €6.50 (concessions) Museum ticket + exhibition: €12 / €9.50 (concessions) 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.
€6 / €4.50 (concessions)
Booking necessary for all groups, with or without tour guides. Entry from Tuesday to Saturday 9.30am to 4pm and until 8pm on Thursdays. Reserve by phone: +33 (0)1 53 63 04 50 from Tuesday to Saturday 9.30am-2.45pm.
Free admission for everyone the first Sunday of every month. Free for under 26 year olds from countries within the European Union and for primary and secondary school teachers (except temporary exhibitions). Free for jobseekers. Direct and free access to those holding the Carte Blanche and MuséO membership cards, as well as members of the 'amis' of the Musée d'Orsay.
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|Free and reduced for disabled people|
Free and reduced for disabled people : Free entry for disabled people and an accompanying person on presentation of written proof.
Open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 9.30am to 6pm and on Thursday until 9.45pm.
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Last admission 30 minutes before the museum closes.
Open until 9.45pm on Thursdays.
1 January, Easter, Ascension Day, 8 May, Whitsuntide, 14 July, 15 August, 1 November, 11 November
1 rue de la Légion d'Honneur, 75007 Paris
from Tuesday 01 December 2015 to Sunday 13 March 2016
Les illusions de l'académisme.La France n'a jusqu'à présent jamais consacré d'exposition monographique...
from Tuesday 22 September 2015 to Wednesday 20 January 2016
Les bas fonds de la douce France.Première grande manifestation consacrée au thème de la prostitution,...
from Tuesday 07 October 2014 to Sunday 29 March 2015
La réalité professionnelle de son travail.Le musée d'Orsay détient la majeure partie du fonds d'atelier...
Dolce Vita? Italian Decorative Art 1900-1940, from Liberty to industrial design, exhibition at the Musée d'Orsay
from Tuesday 14 April 2015 to Sunday 13 September 2015
An extraordinary period.In the early twentieth century in Italy, the decorative arts began to become an...
from Tuesday 17 March 2015 to Sunday 19 July 2015
A major figure of modern art.After various Bonnard exhibitions around the world, the Musée d'Orsay has...
from Tuesday 13 October 2015 to Sunday 24 January 2016
Une contribution toute féminine.S'appuyant sur des recherches nouvelles comme sur les nombreuses histoires...
1 rue de la Légion d'Honneur
GPS : 48.8599614 / 2.326561399999946
Telephone : +33 (0) 1 40 49 48 14 - Fax :
Website : www.musee-orsay.fr
District : Musée d'Orsay - Saint-Germain-des-Prés
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Car park/Parking : Deligny, Louvre, Montalembert.
Coach park : Carrousel du Louvre.
Adapted to disabled people
Access facilities offered to disabled people
Free entry for disabled people and an accompanying person on presentation of written proof.
Adapted activities and workshops
Loan of wheelchairs
More information on accessibility
Priority access without queues at entrance C.
- 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.
Bookings can be made at http://www.musee-orsay.fr/fr/espace-particuliers/particuliers/visiteurs-handicapes/bienvenue.html
General information: + 33 (0) 1 40 49 48 14
Establishment with the 'Tourisme et Handicap' label
'Tourisme et Handicap' label
'Tourisme et Handicap' label - Hearing disability
'Tourisme et Handicap' label - Mental disability