Discover Gorgeous Musée d'Orsay & Musée de l'Orangerie

About this activity

Audio tour and entrance ticket
Audio tour in English
Route length: 2-3 km
Duration 2h - 3h
Audio tours on your smartphone
After purchase, you will receive the link to download the app to take this tour
Control your experience
With the in-app audio guide, you decide when to start, pause, and finish your tour
No internet is required
All audio tours and tickets can be downloaded to your device anytime

Tour preview

Hosted by Zoltan
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  • Admire the masterpieces by Monet, Renoir, Degas, Cézanne, and many more
  • Discover one of the finest collections of Impressionist art in the world
  • Visit the Nymphéas by Monet, one of the greatest pieces of Impressionism
  • Explore the Guillaume and Walter collection and find out what makes it unique
Visit the famous Musee d'Orsay and Musée de l'Orangerie in Paris with this combined self-guided tour! Navigate through the maze of exhibition rooms with mobile app and see a collection of works by the Impressionists and Expressionists – Seurat, Cezanne, Gaugin, Monet, Renoir, Manet, Van Gogh, Degas; sculptors like Rodin, Pompon and others. Check out a mini-version of the Statue of Liberty! Explore the Nymphéas paintings by Claude Monet, that is called "the Sistine chapel of Impressionism". Admire the great works of Picasso, Soutine, Rousseau, Matisse and many others part of the Paul Guillaume and Jean Walter collection. Learn about the style and private life of the artists. The audio-guide will provide you with all the information on the cultural significance of these paintings. Walking through rooms you will understand how revolutionary for those times Manet’s, Cezanne’s and Degas’ creation really was casting doubts on conservative, academic conceptions of 'true art' and offering new techniques and ideas.

What's included

  • Skip-the-line ticket to Orsay Museum
  • Skip-the-line ticket to the Musée de l'Orangerie
  • Detailed description of the Nymphéas from Claude Monet
  • Interesting stories of many great artists and their lives
  • An easy walkthrough of the Musée d'Orsay and the Musée de l'Orangerie and their great collection
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Headphones — you should bring your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide
    • The tour is available only on the WeGoTrip app. This is a different app from the source or app you booked the tour if it's not WeGoTrip site or app
    • To ensure the quality of the download, please remember to do so before your visit
    • Please note that there is no staff at the meeting point or staff on site for this tour. You can start the tour at any time from the meeting point
    • An Android version 7.1+ or an iOS smartphone version 12+ is required for the audio guide. You will need around 100 MB of free space for the download
    • Access to the temporary exhibitions is **subject to availability**
    • Free entrance with a valid ID for under 18, EU residents under 26, disabled visitors + 1 companion, jobseekers and Pass education holders
    • Free entrance for all every first Sunday of the month
    • If you arrive outside your time slot, you forfeit your reserved access.
    • Your ticket remains valid on the day of reservation under the same waiting conditions as visitors without a time-stamped ticket.
    • Regular ticket price : 16€ + booking fee
    • Thursday night ticket price (from 6pm) : 12€ + booking fee
    • Access to temporary exhibitions is **subject to availability** and you may have to wait in long lines.
    • This ticket gives you access to the timed-entrance line gate A2
    • Please be aware that there may be a line on busy days
    • Large bags are not permitted and luggage of up to 56x45x25 cm may be stored onsite

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Musée d’Orsay Entrance
Rue de Lille, 62bis
Musée de l'Orangerie
Jardin Tuileries

Attractions on the route

Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
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Meet the host, Zoltan
On WeGoTrip since 2019
Dear fellow travelers! My name is Zoltan and I have been working as a tour guide in 60 countries. Currently living in Berlin, Budapest, Paris and Vienna at the same time, these European capitals have stolen my heart with their vibrant lifestyle, history and...

1 rating & review

August 2022
Walking through the gardens heading to l’Orangerie, seeing the Monet exhibit, and everything about Musee d’ Orsay. Just a wonderful bundle of museums.

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