Orsay Museum is home to a host of artistic creations from the Western world dating from 1848 to 1914 : paintings, architecture, sculptures, decorative art, photographs, furniture, pastels... The museum, which has been extended, renovated and completely revamped, is organised into different areas : postimpressionism in the middle of the museum, gallery of impressionists, temporary and permanent exhibitions and a rest area located in the café which boasts and aquatic decor designed by two Brazilians, the Campana brothers.
Launched in 1986 in the former Orsay train station and famous in the whole world for its impressive impressionist art collection!
For further information: Musee d Orsay
View also: Escapade Parisienne