Tag: Art in Paris

  • A visit to the Leonardo Exhibition in Le Louvre, Paris

    Recently I had the privilege of visiting Paris to view the Leonardo Da Vinci Exhibition. This is how it went. After a pleasant rail journey from Yorkshire to Paris via London we settled into our rooms in the comfortable hotel Le Saint Gregoire near Montparnasse. We ate in Montparnasse at an Italian restaurant called Terra […]

  • Paris’s gem of an art museum from an old railway station

    Paris’s gem of an art museum from an old railway station

    I was recently fortunate enough to visit the fine city of Paris including the Musee d’Orsay, which is an art museum located in a former railway station. This works out much better than you might expect. The railway station used was a large old station from the nineteenth century, designed to accomodate the great steam […]