Discovering the Musée d'Orsay

Discover the French museum of Fine-Arts devoted to the period ranging from 1848 to 1914.

Children under 13 years of age not allowed in these guided tours.

All the tours listed here are conducted in English. For tours guided in French, please consult the French version of the website.

Musée d'Orsay

Visitors' information desk

Length of visit
90 minutes

Masterpieces of the Musée d'Orsay

Vincent van Gogh
 Portrait de l'artiste [Self-Portrait]
 Oil on canvas
 H. 65; W. 54.5 cm
 Paris, Musée d'Orsay, gift of Paul and Marguerite Gachet, the children of Dr Gachet, 1949
Through a few masterpieces, an overview of the museum collections, from paintings to decorative arts.

  • January
    Tuesday to Saturday at 11.30am
  • February to May
    Tuesday at 11.30am and 2.30pm, Wednesday to Saturday at 11.30am
  • June
    Tuesday at 11.30am and 2.30pm; Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 11.30am, Thursday at 11.30am and 6.30pm
  • July to September
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 11.30am and 2.30pm, Thursday at 11.30am, 2.30pm and 6.30pm
Musée d'Orsay

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