The Musée Delacroix reopens: free all summer!

Published by Rizhlaine F. · Published on 3 July 2020 at 13h20 · Updated on 3 July 2020 at 13h24
After having to close because of the coronavirus epidemic, the Musée Delacroix reopens from June 22, 2020 in Paris. This is the occasion to go and discover this magnificent museum and its gardens paying tribute to the famous painter. And good deal: the museum is free of charge all summer long!

With the coronavirus epidemic, the doors of museums suddently closed. But as Paris is starting to get back on its feet again, cultural places are gradually reopening and each week brings its share of reopenings. Starting from June 22, 2020, the Musée Delacroix exits containment and to celebrate its return, it has a culture good deal: it is free of charge all summer long!

Nestled in Paris 6th arrondissement, the Musée Eugène Delacroix is a place worth the trip. In turns, gardenstudiomuseum, it takes us to the heart of the famous French painter's universe. And for good reason, this museum is set within Eugène Delacroix's former appartments and studio. First, this beautiful cultural place housed the determination of several famous painters from the Roaring Twenties including Paul Signac, Edouard Vuillard, Ker-Xavier Roussel and even Maurice Denis. They wishes to see a place in tribute to Eugène Delacroix to be created as they admired his work. And this is how this unique museum was born.

By the way, it is difficult not to fall in love with its charm even if only because of its bucolic setting the gardens provide us. Through a collection gathering about a thousand works, the museum takes us to the heart of the artist's universe, discovering his paintings, drawings, sketchings, manuscripts, as well as items that used to be his, and creations by artists who inspired him.

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
Starts 22 June 2020

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    Location

    6 Rue de Furstenberg
    75006 Paris 6

    Access
    - Métro : Saint-Germain-des-Prés / Mabillon

    Prices
    Free

    Official website
    www.musee-delacroix.fr

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