Musée national Gustave Moreau, Paris

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Musée national Gustave Moreau, the house of the Symbolist painter, has now become a museum to his life and work. Put Musée national Gustave Moreau into our Paris road trip planning app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • October 2, 2017
    I had wanted to visit this museum ever since I had received a Christmas card with a reproduction of one of Moreau's paintings. It's tucked away in a little street not very far from the Boulevard Hauss...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    Not being a fan of the painter, his work was not what brought me here, but the chance to see the house. This was worth the visit, it is really interesting to see the living quarters, and they are appa...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    And several major museums in Paris, there are many minor museums, Museum of fine arts here is rather minor I think atmosphere is best. And offers 10-free on 1st Sunday visited the entrance closes and nearly closed the that and it came back, but at the entrance in Japan, "press" was put. Does not get too crowded even though it was a free day. It was decorated with wall paintings of very good museums.
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  • September 21, 2017
    So famous in his day and you an now see his house and upstairs studios. The subject to his paintings are often dark but fascinating.
  • September 27, 2017
    There are so many paintings to look at and many translated explanatory notes are available including English and Japanese. I spent good two hours reading through and look at all the paintings.
  • August 20, 2017
    If you like Moreau than this museum is a must. Also worth a look if you just like paintings but want something different than the big and crowded museums in the city.
  • April 19, 2017
    A very interesting, inspiring museum devoted to a single artist. The house itself is of interest - the upper floors devoted to the studio space are well-lit and magnificent, but the lower floors are darker and art is not well-lit.
  • May 14, 2017
    Reasonable entry, fantastic display upstairs of semi-finished works. So quiet on a Saturday too!

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