The Musee de l'Orangerie is located in the heart of the Tuileries Gardens next to The Louvre. In two elliptical rooms, it houses Claude Monet's Water Lilies, or Les Nympheas. There are so many amazing museums in Paris, but this charming, little museum was one of our favorites!
Practical information: Musée de l’Orangerie Jardin des Tuileries (on the side of the river Seine) 75001 Paris Call: + 33 (0)1 44 77 80 07 / + 33 (01) 44 50 43 00 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Opening times: Everyday, except on Tuesdays, 1 May, The morning of 14 July and 25 December, from 9 am to 6 pm (last admission at 5.15 pm, museum cleared from 5.45 pm).
Access: Metro: lines 1, 8, 12, Concorde station Bus: routes 24, 42, 52, 72, 73, 84, 94, Concorde stop Car parks: - Jardin des Tuileries and Carrousel (access via quai des Tuileries or rue de Rivoli) - Rue du Mont-Thabor - Rue des Pyramides
Admission fee: Full rate: € 9 Reduced rate: € 6,5 Free admission for everyone on the first Sunday of each month
Musée d'Orsay / Musée de l'Orangerie Passport: € 16 This combined ticket is valid for one admission to each museum within a span of four days.
Monet's Foundation in Giverny / Musée de l'Orangerie Passport: € 17 This ticket is on sale until 10 October ; Monet's house is opened until 1 November.