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.

  • July to September
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 11.30am and 2.30pm, Thursday at 11.30am, 2.30pm and 6.30pm
  • 1 October 2014 to 3 November
    From Tuesday to Saturday at 11.30am
  • 4 November to 31 December
    From Tuesday to Saturday at 11.45am
  • 2 - 31 January
    From Tuesday to Saturday at 11.30am
Musée d'Orsay

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