"Walk into a Painting" Giverny by Sue08080

Giverny Travel Guide: 151 reviews and 537 photos

Take a stroll through Claude Monet's home and garden. Perhaps the beauty will inspire you also!

The house is painted in bright colors. Some say that this was due to Monet's failing eyesight.

This bridge was painted by Monet.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Nature at its Best
  • Cons:crowds
  • In a nutshell:Brave the crowds for a glimpse of an artist's paradise.
  • Intro Updated Apr 15, 2006
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  • keida84's Profile Photo
    Jul 14, 2007 at 8:37 AM

    Beautiful photos, Sue. I would love to visit Giverny someday. Kat

  • Sininen's Profile Photo
    Mar 24, 2007 at 10:13 PM

    Hi Sue! Thank you for the birthday wishes! I had a lovely day, thanks to my friends.

  • VeronicaG's Profile Photo
    Jan 3, 2007 at 7:16 AM

    Once in a Paris gallery we viewed his paintings, but never had the opportunity to visit his former home--it would have been wonderful!!

  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Oct 1, 2006 at 10:51 AM

    Nice flower photos on your tips. It really does look more like a house than a museum.

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Jun 6, 2006 at 10:52 PM

    What a good idea to visit Monet's place :-)) I love his paintings :-) Ahh, beautiful pics :-)

  • May 30, 2006 at 8:06 AM

    My next stop in France will be Giverny. Thanks for the comments on my Loire pics.

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    May 29, 2006 at 4:26 PM


  • LoriPori's Profile Photo
    May 28, 2006 at 11:09 AM

    What beautiful flowers! Tres magnifique!

  • zuriga's Profile Photo
    May 17, 2006 at 9:19 AM

    One place high on my list. We just had a wonderful drama in the UK about Monet's life. Watch out for it!

  • zanzooni's Profile Photo
    May 15, 2006 at 10:05 PM

    What a great page...so colourful and beautiful.~


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