The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France

The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
Not as well known as the Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay in Paris France is just as spectacular. Housed in a former railway station that was built around 1900 the museum sits on the left bank of the Siene river.

The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
The museum holds art created from 1848 to current. Artists such as Van Gogh, Monet, Manet, Cezanne, and countless others are on display here.
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
Photography is not permitted inside the museum.
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
The square next to the museum displays six bronze allegorical sculptural groups in a row, originally produced for the Exposition Universelle (1878):
South America by Aimé Millet
Oceania by Mathurin Moreau
North America by Ernest-Eugène Hiolle
Africa by Eugène Delaplanche 

The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France 
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
The main hall of the museum. 
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France 
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France 
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France 
The Musée d'Orsay - Paris France
Museum Hours: 9.30am to 6pm

9.30am to 9.45pm on Thursdays

Closed on Mondays



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