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Must-see musées


Your Eurostar ticket takes you so much further than your destination. Once you get there, you can stroll aside water-lillied lakes, drop in on Mona Lisa, see how humanity evolved and explore all four corners of the ancient world.


That’s because your Eurostar ticket gets you 2 for 1 entry to permanent collections and paid-for exhibitions at iconic museums and galleries in Paris, Brussels, Lille, Lyon and Marseille. Just show your ticket at the box office – it’s as simple as that.


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Exhibition of the month

Paris - Musée d’Orsay
The Spectacular Second Empire, 1852-1870


27.09.2016 – 16.01.2017
Celebrate 30 years of the Musée d’Orsay by stepping back in time to the decadence and division of France’s Second Empire. Through paintings, sculptures, photographs, objets d’art and jewellery, this fascinating exhibition explores the era’s role in shaping the modern world.

Image rights:Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867) Madame Moitessier, 1856. Huile sur toile, H. 120 x H. 92,1 cm. © The National Gallery, Londres. Dist. RMN -Grand Palais / National Gallery Photographic Department

Paris

Musée d'Orsay

Housed in the former Gare d'Orsay, this stunning museum on the banks of the Seine is a work of art in itself

The museum is famed for its collection of Impressionist and post-Impressionist masterpieces from the likes of Cézanne, Degas, Gauguin, Manet, Monet, Renoir and Van Gogh. Housed in the former Gare d'Orsay.

Métro: Solferino; RER C Musée d'Orsay
Address: 62, rue de Lille – 75007 Paris

 

Musée de l’Orangerie

A jewel in the heart of Paris’ Jardin des Tuileries

The Musée de l’Orangerie is home to Claude Monet’s iconic Water Lilies and masterpieces by Renoir, Cézanne, Modigliani, Matisse, Picasso and more.

Métro: Concorde
Address: Jardin de Tuileries 75001 Paris

 

Grand Palais

Revel in retrospectives, groundbreaking creative projects and more

Since it opened, the Grand Palais, Galeries Nationales have hosted nearly 250 major exhibitions, in collaboration with the biggest museums across the world.

Métro: Champs Élysées-Clemenceau
Address: 3, avenue du Général-Eisenhower - 75008 Paris

 

Jeu de Paume

Jeu de Paume is famed for embracing all types and periods of the visual arts.

Here you'll find photography, cinema and video from the likes of Edward Steichen, Cindy Sherman, Federico Fellini, Jean-Luc Moulène and Diane Arbus.

Métro: Concorde
Address: 1, place de la Concorde - 75008 Paris

 

Musée du quai Branly

Bringing art from Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas the recognition they deserve

This impressive Jean Nouvel designed museum boasts a living green wall housing a collection of some 3,500 works.

Métro: Alma-Marceau, Iéna; RER C Pont-de-l'Alma
Address: 37, quai Branly - 75007 Paris

 

Brussels

Bozar

The Bozar Centre for Fine Arts sits at the heart of Brussels culture

It hosts some 250 concerts a year, as well as international film, theatre, dance, literature, architecture and art events.

Métro:Line 1 A, Gare Centrale, Parc
Address: Rue Ravensteinstraat 23, 1000 Brussels

 

Royal Museums of Fine Arts

Three of Brussels' most famous museums

Here at the main branch of the Royal Museums of Fine Arts you’ll find the Museum of Ancient Art, the Museum of Modern Art and the Magritte museum.

Métro: Line 1 A, Gare Centrale, Parc
Address: rue de la Régence 3, 1000 Bruxelles

 

Magritte Museum

Displaying the finest works of the surrealist artist

Here you'll see oils on canvas, gouaches, drawings and sculptures, as well as vintage photographs and films produced by the great man himself.

Métro: Line 1 A, Gare Centrale, Parc
Address: Place Royale 1, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

 

Lille

Le Palais des Beaux-Arts

France's second most celebrated museum

Le Palais des Beaux-Arts of Lille houses a vast collection of antiquities, medieval and Renaissance collections, selections of European painting and French sculpture, decorative objets d'art and much more.

Métro: Ligne 1, République - Beaux Arts
Address: Place de la République, 59000 Lille

 

La Piscine

Musée d'Art et d'Industrie André Diligent

Built in 1932 and once called "the most beautiful swimming pool in France", this building is now part of the twentieth century's architectural heritage. Discover exceptional examples of arts applied to industry: paintings, sculptures, ceramics and fabrics from the nineteenth and twentieth century.

Métro: Ligne 2, Gare Jean Lebas
Address: 23 Rue de l'Espérance, 59100 Roubaix

 

LaM

Also known as Lille Métropole Musée d'art Moderne, d'Art Contemporain et d'Art Brut

Through around 4,800 pieces and three collections, you'll find works from artists like Picasso, Modigliani, Miró and more.

Métro: Pont de Bois then bus 41, stop LaM
Address: 1, allée du Musée - 59650 Villeneuve d'Ascq

 

Le Fresnoy

Studio National des Arts Contemporains - Renovated by the French-American architect Bernard Tschumi

Le Fresnoy exhibits contemporary art from the likes of Bill Viola, Michael Snow, Scanner, Charles Sandison and Claudio Parmiggiani, as well as films and more.

Métro: Ligne 2, Alsace
Address: 22 Rue du Fresnoy, 59200 Tourcoing

 

MUba Eugène Leroy

Combining both the modern and classic.

MUba has always been experimental, establishing a dialogue between contemporary art and the art of times past.

Métro: Ligne 2, Tourcoing centre
Address: Rue Paul Doumer, 59200 Tourcoing

 

Lyon and Marseille

Musée des confluences

Journey through time and across continents

Perched at the confluence of the Rhone and the Saône, this stunning museum follows the human story from our origins to the present day, illustrated by fascinating artefacts including everything from meteorites to microscopes.

Métro: T1, stop at musée des Confluences
Address: 86 quai Perrache. 69002 Lyon

 

Mucem

A museum for the Mediterranean

Seemingly suspended between sky and water, Mucem is the only major museum dedicated to the Mediterranean region and its cultures, retracing, analysing and shedding light on the ancient foundations of this cradle of civilization

Métro: Vieux-Port or Joliette
Address: 7 promenade Robert Laffont (esplanade du J4). 13002 Marseille