Orsay Museum

Address: 1 rue de la Légion d'honneur 75007 Paris.

Travel time: 5 minutes walk from the hotel.

Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday 9:30 am to 6 pm.

Closed Mondays, May 1 and December 25.

Price: € 16 for online sales and € 14 for on-site sales.

On discovering it, the painter Édouard Detaille would have exclaimed: "The station is superb and has the air of a palace of fine arts". This visionary would have been surprised to discover its transformation into a museum in 1986. Since then, the museum has housed an impressive collection of 19th century works of art and ranks 8th among the most visited museums in the world.

A major restoration campaign in 2012 made it possible to enrich the number of works of art presented, and to redevelop several rooms as well as the top floor under the glass roof in order to create a new, even brighter space for the largest collection in the area. world of impressionist works.

This museum, a must-see for monuments to visit during a stay in Paris, also has a restaurant located on the 1st floor which is definitely worth a visit, if only to admire the chandeliers and painted ceilings. If you climb to the top floor, pass behind the impressive clock, and admire the magnificent panoramic view of Paris that awaits you.

To facilitate your visits, the hotel Le Bellechasse Saint-Germain sells skip-the-line tickets.

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Louvre Museum

Address: Rue de Rivoli 75001 Paris

Travel time: 18 minutes on foot and 16 minutes by bus

Opening hours: Wednesday to Monday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Closed Mondays, January 1, May 1 and December 25.

Price: 17 € online and 15 € on site.

Renowned around the world for its immense collections of art and antiques, the Louvre has a history rich in twists and turns. Little remains of the small fortified castle built by Philippe-Auguste to store the kingdom's treasure.

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Rodin Museum

Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.

Closed Mondays, January 1 and December 25.

Price: 13 €

Since 1919, the Musée Rodin has been responsible for the conservation and dissemination of the work of Auguste Rodin.

The establishment maintains a collection of nearly 6,800 Sculptures, 8,000 Drawings, 10,000 Old Photographs and 8,000 other works of art.

With 700,000 visitors per year, Musée Rodin is one of the most important French museums.

Rodin's sculptures are those of an artist who chooses to break with the customs of his time.

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