Claude monet s home and garden in giverny in spring photo ariane cauderlier. Many visitors do not realize that one of france s biggest attractions monet s gardens is the perfect day trip by train from paris.
A flower garden called clos normand in front of the house and a japanese inspired water garden on the other side of the road.
Paris garten monet. Monet s garden is situated near paris in the village of giverny. It is one of many works by the artist of his garden at giverny over the last thirty years of his life. When visiting the gardens you will feel you step into monet s art.
A visit to the fondation claude monet site of the iconic house and gardens makes for an ideal and convenient day trip from paris. The artist s garden at giverny french. Be aware however that the foundation including the gardens are closed between november and the end of march.
Le jardin de l artiste à giverny is an oil on canvas painting by claude monet done in 1900 now the musée d orsay paris. The two parts of monet s garden contrast and complement one another. Getting there location and contact information.
Monet s garden and house in giverny after spending many years in paris monet and his family moved to the little village of giverny in 1883 when the artist was 43. Versailles may be the most popular option but for fans of claude monet a day trip to monet s house and gardens in giverny is a great choice. There are two parts in monet s garden.
Aus diesem clos normand von etwa einem hektar machte monet einen garten voller perspektiven symmetrien und farben. Monet ließ die kiefern schneiden und hielt nur die beiden eiben die dem haus am nächsten waren um seiner frau alice zu gefallen. The garden is open every day from 1 april to 1 november.
Then you ll feel as though you ve stepped into one of his paintings when you see the little green japanese bridge that crosses his pond. Take a break from hassle and bustle of the city and slow down in gorgeous surroundings with this day excursion. Located about an hour and a half from paris you can visit giverny in the morning and be back in time for a late lunch.
Join our half day trip from paris and you ll see a hundred different types of flowers and foliage intertwining to create the living art in monet s clos normand flower garden. The nearest town is vernon. Monet believed he could work better on light and color in a place like giverny.