The Joy of Museums

Finding Meaning in Art & History

Your Visit to the Musée d’Orsay

Musée d'Orsay, Paris 7th 002

During your visit to the Musée d’Orsay you will see and experience masterpieces from 19th & 20th century European art collections, all housed in a former monumental railway station built in 1898 – 1900.

Below are some details that may help you in planning your visit to the your visit to the Musée d’Orsay:

Address:                              1 Rue de la Légion d’Honneur, 75007 Paris, France

Type:                                    Art Museum

Public transit access:

  • Solférino Metro – M – 12 
  • Musée d’Orsay – RER – C

Website:                                  musee-orsay.fr

Essential Facts:

  • Name:                        Musée d’Orsay
  • City:                           Paris
  • Established:             1986

Map:

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