We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Excellent museum”
Review of Musee d'Orsay

Musee d'Orsay
Ranked #1 of 1,865 things to do in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: This beautiful museum, once a railroad station, now houses a staggering collection of Impressionist art, as well as other items created between 1848 and 1914. In 2011, the museum is running a renovation of the top floor (impressionist gallery). Only ground and medium floor are accessible. The top floor will re-open on the 20th of October. Meanwhile, some impressionist masterpieces are not visible.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Less crowded than the Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay contains more recent art, mostly nineteenth and early twentieth century. We thoroughly enjoyed it and wished we'd had a little more time there; two to four hours would probably be good.

Thank Nicole D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (57,154)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"train station"
in 2,893 reviews
"van gogh"
in 2,377 reviews
"impressionist art"
in 1,228 reviews
"fifth floor"
in 440 reviews
"old railway"
in 551 reviews
"beautiful museum"
in 908 reviews
"favorite museum"
in 540 reviews
"musee d'orsay"
in 553 reviews
"great art"
in 586 reviews
"love this museum"
in 312 reviews
"museum pass"
in 1,115 reviews
"amazing collection"
in 303 reviews
"art lovers"
in 444 reviews
"on display"
in 544 reviews
"audio guide"
in 617 reviews
"degas"
in 1,487 reviews
"sculptures"
in 2,617 reviews
Filter

254 - 258 of 57,168 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Filled with treasures of art, sculptures, and paintings. Nice gift shop, convenient to metro. Very well laid out and easy to navigate through out. Elevators available.

Thank ohltb
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I purchased my ticket online about an hour before I went to the museum. I went to entrance C and walked straight in. The only delay was the guest in front of me that seemed to walk in slow motion! The other line was quite long.

The museum is lovely, it's a converted railway station - the building itself is a work of art. Not all of the artwork is to my taste, but that's likely the same for everyone. The Van Gogh exhibition makes the trip worthwhile, plus some other artworks. It's nice to just wander around at your own pace.

Thank Jes M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

beautiful building, mind blowing art for every taste. great bookstore and gift store. perfect museum to visit on a rainy day.

Thank Kenny M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best museums to visit. No too big and very diverse contents. The arts are presented in an impressive way. Inside coffee place - nice but can be skipped.

Thank Bbbmmm10
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Musee d'Orsay also viewed

 

Been to Musee d'Orsay? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing