Until 14 September 2020, only the rooms of Water Lilies are accessible.
All visitors are required to book a time slot. Ticketing
Further information on access and visiting conditions can be found here.

Opening hours & Access


To ensure the safety of our visitors, the Musée de l'Orangerie is strictly applying the security measures decided by the French authorities.
The museum is fully opened.
The introduction of carry-on luggages ("cabin luggage"), maximum format, is allowed.
Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience and delay which may be caused by the extra security measures at the entrance.

Please note: The Walter-Guillaume Collection rooms are closed until 14 September 2020
The Musée de l’Orangerie is upgrading and renovating the Walter-Guillaume Collection areas.
Until 14 September 2020, only the Claude Monet Water Lilies rooms will be open.

Due to these works, the museum entrance tickets shall be set at €6.50 (concessions) instead of €9 (full rate) from 4 September to 14 October 2019 and from 29 January to 30 March 2020.

Opening hours
Reopening of the Musée de l’Orangerie on Monday 22 June 2020.
The Musée de l'Orangerie is open daily from 9am to 6pm except Tuesdays, 1 May, the morning of 14 July, and 25 December.
Last admission at 5.15pm
Museum cleared from 5.45pm.

Download the map of the museum (valid until 14 September 2020)

Photography in the museum
Taking photographs is permitted, as long as this does not become a visual or audible source of irritation for other visitors.

Visiting Rules and Regulations

Musée de l’Orangerie
Jardin de Tuileries
Place de la Concorde (on the side of the river Seine)
75001 Paris

In case of demonstrations or external events, for security reasons, access to the Tuileries Garden may be limited to the following entries:
- Louvre side (General Lemonnier Avenue)
- Seine / Léopold Sedar Senghor bridge
- Rue de Rivoli, level Rue de Castiglione

Metro: lines 1, 8, 12, Concorde station
Buses: lines 42, 45, 52, 72, 73, 84, 94, Concorde stop



Vélib' stations
- Cambon-Rivoli (n°1020)
- Assemblée Nationale (n°7009)
- Quai Anatole France-Musée d'Orsay (n°7110)
- Quai d'Orsay-Invalides (n°7112)

Car parks
- Place de la Concorde (corner of avenue Gabriel and place de la Concorde)
- Pyramides (15, rue des Pyramides)
- Carrousel du Louvre (access via avenue du Général Lemonnier)

Taxi stand
252, rue de Rivoli