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Musée Rodin

On this page you find practical information, photos and videos about Musée Rodin.

Musée Rodin features in these preplanned City Guides:

5-day Paris City Guide

Why visit / Interesting facts:

  • The famous The Thinker is on display
  • Collection of masterpieces from Rodin
  • Beatiful gardens with great sculptures

Time required: 80 minutes

Phone: +33 1 44 18 61 10

Web site: http://www.musee-rodin.f...

Opening hours:

Time period Opening hours
Daily: 10am - 5:45pm
Monday: Closed
Jan 1, May 1 and Dec 25: Closed


Ticket type Charge
General: 6 €
Reduced: 5 €
Under 25: Free
Disabled, Unemployed: Free
First Sunday of each month : Free
Gardens only: 1 €

Public transport:

  • Metro Line 13: Varenne station

Address: 79, rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris

Photos: (see more photos)

Photo: dalbera

Things you need to know:

  • Rodin Museum (Musée Rodin) is an art museum displaying materpieces of sculptor Auguste Rodin
  • Rodin is best known for this famous sculpture The Thinker
  • The museum is housed in Hotel Biron, a splendid 18th-century mansion where he last lived
  • The Kiss, Eve, The Thinker and The Gates of Hell, his greatest works, can all be seen on the premises
  • Another highlight is Rodin's personal collections of paintings including Van Gogh, Monet and other masters
  • The garden is the 3rd largest private garden in Paris

What to do there:

  • Start your visit in the gardens of the Musée Rodin and discover the great Rodin sculptures
  • Enter the beautiful 18th-century mansion housing the great collection

Tips & Insights:

  • Visiting only the gardens costs 1 €
  • You can save money by purchasing the Musée d'Orsay-Musée Rodin combined ticket for 12 € (both museums must be visited on the same day)

Musée Rodin features in these preplanned City Guides: