White Night 2019: musical night at the Musée du Luxembourg

Published by Elodie D. · Published on 24 September 2019 at 16h06 · Updated on 24 September 2019 at 16h14
For the White Night 2019, the Musée du Luxembourg invites the Orchestra and Choir of the ESSEC to host the “Golden Age of the British Painting” exhibition. On Saturday October 5, 2019 and all night long, you can visit the exhibition for free while listening to Joseph Haydn who went to London a lot between 1791 and 1795!

Feel like visiting the “Golden Age of the British Painting” exhibition at the Musée du Luxembourg? Make the best of the White Night in Paris planned on Saturday October 5, 2019.

As usual, the Musée du Luxembourg makes the best of this art celebration to provide a late-night opening to all, without any exception: a wonderful occasion to visit the Musée du Luxembourg and its wonderful exhibition devoted to the British Painting from the 18th century, that has followed the creation of the Royal Academy of Arts!

We discover 68 works exhibited by Gainsborough, Reynolds, Blake and Stubbs, as well as by Henri Fuseli, John Martin and J.MW. Turner displayed in a beautiful exhibition taking us to the London o the 1760’s, and a very special spirit since for the White Night 2019, the museum as invited the Orchestre et Choeur de l’ESSEC.

This band – created in 2013 – is open to all the music-playing students of ESSEC Cergy. On the occasion, they’ll perform music by Joseph Haydn who went to London a lot between 1791 and 1795 and wrote some of his most famous symphonies there.

Alright, here’s a good deal you don’t want to miss!

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
On 5 October 2019
From 7:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.



    19, rue de Vaugirard
    75006 Paris 6

    RER B station "Luxembourg", ligne 4 station "Saint-Sulpice", ligne 12 station "Rennes"


    Recommended age
    For all

    Average duration
    1 h

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