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Le Musée du Luxembourg a été le premier musée français ouvert au public en 1750. Il est devenu, à partir de 1818, le premier musée d’art contemporain.
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In 1818, the Musée du Luxembourg was designated a “museum for living artists”, or in other words, a museum of contemporary art. David, Ingres and Delacroix, among others, were exhibited there. Nowadays the Musée du Luxembourg is one of the leading exhibition spaces in Paris, with several temporary…
Really small museum but of high quality. Do not miss the exhibition! And have a coffee or a dring in the small coffee on the side.