Admire the creative genius of Rodin at the Grand Palais in Paris

Publish on Wednesday, 10 May 2017
in category Exhibitions & Museum

May in Paris is an ode to beauty that makes you appreciate the city’s art treasures all the more. Therefore it is with great delight that we recommend an exhibition currently being presented at the Grand Palais. Come discover or rediscover the sublime work of the genius sculptor Rodin during your Parisian break, whether you’re visiting the capital alone, with your loved one, in the company of friends or with family! And to make the prospect even more appealing the Hotel Opera Lafayette is located only 20 minutes from the Grand Palais...


Rodin at the Grand Palais, a magnificent retrospective

On the occasion of the centenary of the death of the inspirational artist, the Grand Palais offers a celebration of the genius of Auguste Rodin (1840-1917). Over 200 of the greatest masterpieces of this matchless master will be presented, including The Thinker, of course, but also The Kiss and The Burghers of Calais. The journey presented by the exhibition allows us to better understand the ambitions and the driving forces of this passionate man who transformed sculpture forever. The power of his talent is also approached through his influence, and the exhibition highlights the traces of Rodin's genius in the works of Picasso, Cézanne and Gormley, among others. From March 22nd to July 31st you can surrender yourself to the aesthetic delights of the sculptures of Auguste Rodin at the Grand Palais!


Your perfect cosy nest in the centre of Paris

Perfectly central, situated in the chic and typically Parisian Opera district, the Hotel Opera Lafayette is as appealing for its discreet and family-friendly charm as it is for its impeccable services. All our rooms have all the facilities required to ensure that you enjoy a pleasant and comfortable stay. Every morning the breakfast buffet satisfies even the most demanding palates, with fresh fruit and plenty of delicious pastries. Book your room now and discover the magic of Paris!



Hotel Opéra Lafayette, a 3* hotel in Paris between Railway station 'Gare du Nord' and Opera area

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