From EUR 139.90
Don’t miss the world’s greatest collection of Impressionist and Post Impressionist art! The Musée d’Orsay is home to some of the world’s most iconic artworks, created by now legendary artists such as Monet, Manet, Renoir and Van Gogh. Follow your guide on a 2 hour journey through one of the most exciting periods of the history of art, and discover one of the most dazzling museums in Paris. Small groups and electronic headsets allow for a relaxed and intimate visit. After your tour, enjoy a delicious gourmet French lunch in the spectacular museum restaurant.
Did you know the Musée d’Orsay is the Parisian’s favorite museum? This spectacular Beaux-Arts building was once a train station, and is now one of the must-see museums for all visitors to Paris. Meet your guide just outside the museum, and join our tour, allowing you to skip the long lines Our fully accredited local guides are eager to share their passion for this stunning museum with you and your small group of 25 people or fewer.
Learn about how these now well-known paintings were considered so scandalous when they were first shown, how their sublime colors and revolutionary techniques shook the art world to its foundations, and how the colorful lives of the painters themselves shaped their work and dramatically changed the face of art. Let your guide take you on a journey through time and discover how these daring artists fought to be recognized. You will certainly recognize many of the breathtaking paintings on show here, and the chance to see Monet’s Water Lilies or Manet’s sublime Olympia up close is not to be missed. Your guide will take you to the most iconic and important works in the museum, and will end the tour by escorting you to the magnificent restaurant .
Take the opportunity to enjoy a delicious lunch in the spectacular restaurant of the Musée d’Orsay. Built in 1900, this lavish dining room is listed as a historic monument, and serves fine, traditional French cooking. A meal under the glittering chandeliers is the perfect way to end your tour of this dazzling museum. After your lunch, you are free to continue exploring the museum at your leisure.
Note that increased security measures may affect lines as we can't avoid them. However due to our Skip the Line privilege, we do have access to shortcuts to the security check.
* Starter *
Cream of green lentils, shredded duck confit
(Crème de lentilles vertes, effilochée de canard confit)
** Main course **
Oriental chicken parcels, carrot purée with cumin and pesto coriander
(Aumônière de poulet à l’orientale, purée de carotte au cumin & pesto coriandre)
*** Dessert ***
Fine apple pie, vanilla ice cream
(Tarte fine aux pommes, glace vanille)
**** Coffee ****
*served with white wine (Saumur blanc AOC Les Plantagenêts) or red wine (Bordeaux AOC James Deschartrons) and mineral water
- 75 cl (25 fl.oz.) bottle for 4 people -
Duration: 3 Hours
Operating days and start time:
Meet us 15 minutes prior to the starting time of the tour. Facing the Musée d'Orsay are different statues of animals. Meet us next to the rhinoceros statue. If you choose to go by train, the stop is Musée d'Orsay ( RER C).