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"Musee d'Orsay" Musée d'Orsay Tip by Leipzig

Musée d'Orsay, Paris: 274 reviews and 558 photos

  Musee d'Orsay
by Leipzig

This old train station The was built within two short years for the World Fair in 1900. From 1900 to 1939, Orsay station was the head of the southwestern French railroad network. In 1975, the "Direction des Musées de France" wanted to install a new museum in the train station. The building was remodeled between 1979-1986 and inaugurated by President François Mitterrand.

Address: 1 Rue de la Légion d'Honneur, 75007 Paris
Directions: Near Quai Anatole France.
Phone: +33 1 40 49 48 14

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 1, 2003
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