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Musee du Luxembourg

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This museum has an extremely diverse collection of European art but much shorter lines than the Louvre.
19 rue de Vaugirard, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 40 13 62 00
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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

This museum has a very good collection of art including some very good exhibitions. Does get busy. Best metro station is Saint Sulpice.

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Reviewed March 26, 2018

The Tintoretto exhibition was just lovely. It was crowded and yet did not feel cramped. It is beautifully presented. We were very impressed.

Thank pauline r
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Beautifully staged exhibition, each section building a narrative of the artist's development. Plenty of information, both in sheets (in many different languages), and on the walls. Whether Tintoretto was 'the genius' billed in the exhibition's title is another matter... Plenty of material to inform one's...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

The Musee du Luxembourg does a great job of putting on temporary exhibitions. They're always top quality, and worth the visit.

Thank Jarred W
Reviewed January 10, 2018

We enjoyed the Rubens exhibit. Learned a lot about his life and his painting of many royal families. We felt that it was a little highly priced. It took us less than an hour to see the entire exhibit. The museum only features one special...More

Thank Diane K
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Great exhibition on (Rubens' political portraits) beautifully presented. Really friendly staff and reasonably priced. The Angelina café outside has the thickest hot chocolate I have ever tasted! A really refuge on a wet New Year's Day (thank you MdL for being open!)

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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting the Luxembourg Gardens and Palace today, I decided to visit the Musee du Luxembourg. They had an exhibition on Rubens the painter and it was fascinating to see the paintings and read about the exhibition, the history of the artist and the paintings...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

My wife and I were in Paris in November and went to the Musee Luxembourg Rubens Portraits Princiers exhibition. The Rubens exhibition is one of the best we have seen. The exhibition is from October 4, 2017 to January 14, 2018. You can also visit...More

Thank John B
Reviewed November 22, 2017

Rubens is often derided for "corpulent women" and "preening princes"--as the curators of this exhibition are agile in admitting. But he's much more interesting than that--and indeed I prefer his landscapes, not on show here. The princely portraits are enormous, and the information presented here...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2017

This museum is my favourite Paris museum. Its setting in the Luxembourg Garden (Jardin) adds to making a visit a truly enjoyable outing. Also, there are hardly ever a long queue to go in, so no lining up in the cold or rain. Therefore from...More

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In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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January 19, 2016|
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Response from HAS B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, ticket are bought also online on the museum website if not directly at the museum (13.50€) per person and audioguide 4€ if you want it or even a guided visit with a special rate. However, your question seperate tickets... More
April 12, 2015|
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Response from MILOUW | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have not seen that exhibit
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March 10, 2015|
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Response from valeriebeatty | Reviewed this property |
We bought the tickets on line via the website and didn't encounter any problems, we noted on the day that the queue was short so buying in advance may not be absolutely necessary.