Explore Museums in Paris
Paris is a touchstone for art and history lovers. While the city’s resources can be intimidating for even the most seasoned museum buff, make sure you explore Paris’ most well-known museums. Once the home of French royalty, the Louvre is the world’s third-largest museum and home to some of the greatest works of art, including the Mona Lisa. The Musée d’Orsay’s collection centers around artists born in the 19th and 20th centuries. Artists featured include Monet, van Gogh and Courbet. To witness work by Renoir, Picasso, Rousseau as well as Monet’s water lily paintings, a trip to Musée de l’Orangerie is a must.