At Musee de l'Orangerie, enjoy a peaceful meditation on the eight Water Lilies murals (Nymphéas) by Claude Monet. This museum also contains notable works by Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso, Renoir, Rousseau, Derain, Soutine, and others. Come here to view an impressive collection of works from Impressionist and Post-Impressionist painters. Another permanent feature called the Walter-Guillaume Collection displays Modern Classicist and Impressionist works from the first decades of the 20th century. Put Musee de l'Orangerie at the forefront of your travel plans using our Paris trip maker tool.
Tours To Musee de l'Orangerie
Montmartre Art Walking Tour & Skip-the-Line to Orangerie & Orsay Museums BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $53
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Louvre Skip the Line Ticket & Big Bus Hop-On Hop-Off Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $75
Duration: 120 to 540 minutes
Louvre Museum Must-See Skip the Line Access Guided Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $78
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Musee de l'Orangerie Reviews
Beautiful museum, inside a beautiful place such as the Tullerias garden. It is a very beautiful museum with great works of art. Aside from having many places to sit, very cool and the bathrooms are... more »
This rather small museum is part of the Louvre complex, right in the center of town. Known for the Monet work which is here permanently, I make a point to look for a special expo that is of... more »
One of my favorite museums in all of Paris. I could sit in the galleries for hours and just stare at the art work. Well designed with lots to see. Seating at the appropriate areas so you can just sit and enjoy the artwork. Easy to get to and was surprised at how inexpensive the tickets were to get in. Nice gift shop here with offerings for the collector or casual tourist.
Lovely museum. Please note that the main gallery is closed until March 2020. The Money gallery is still open and is spectacular! Make sure to sit insane soak every painting of the 8 water lilies, as each one is a perfect reflection of Monet's vision and style.
Plan your trip to Paris
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Side trips from Paris
See all ›©©©©
Duration: 2h 30 min
Duration: 2 hours
Duration: 3 hours
Duration: 2 hours
Hidden gems in Paris
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Paris
Plans to Musee de l'Orangerie by other users
12 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 43 days in Paris BY A USER FROM ISRAEL July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 6 days in Paris BY A USER FROM IRAQ July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, popular sights Preferences: October, culture Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 32 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES July, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 58 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy