Not many people know that the Musée du Luxembourg was the first French museum to open to the public in 1750 and that became, in 1818, the first museum for contemporary art. First set within the Palais du Luxembourg, it moves to an annex building especially created in 1884.
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Tintoretto. Birth of a genius: young mediation special
Saturday May 19, 2018 from 7:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.
With their bright blue shirts, you can’t miss them: placed in the rooms of the museum, the students of the Université Paris-Dauphine have many things to share about the young Tintoretto and his painting. Come along and exchange with them, you won’t see his paintings the same way!
Dance and music about Tintoretto
Saturday May 19, 2018 from 7:30 p.m. to midnight
For Museums night, take the time for an exceptional visit: students from the Conservatoire Jean-Philippe Rameau concocted you a living and music show in resonance with Tintoretto’s paintings.
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On 19 May 2018
From 7:30 p.m. to 11:55 p.m.
Musée du Luxembourg
19, rue de Vaugirard
75006 Paris 6
RER B station "Luxembourg", ligne 4 station "Saint-Sulpice", ligne 12 station "Rennes"