Giverny Things to Do

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  • 1. Claude Monet's Gardens - Clos Normand

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    I guess this is the most well known of Monet's garden. Just like many of us Photographer's, Monet, the Artist, was fascinated by the play of light and reflections of clouds on the water. He liked it...

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  • 2. Claude Monet House

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Of course, if you go to Monet's gardens, then you get to see Monet's House as this is included in the price. I found that most of the Tourist's were in the garden so the House wasn't crowded at all....

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  • 3. Claude Monet Water Lily Pond

    If the Japanese Bridge is familiar through frequent reproduction so too are the Lily Ponds which provided the subject matter for Monet's mamoth work - the collection of Nymphéas. For this project he...

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  • 4. Claude Monet's Tomb

    Up in the cemetary behind the old church on the edge of Giverny village is the gravestone marking where the Impressionist artist Claude Monet is buried. A visit to this churchyard was interesting not...

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  • 5. Claude Monet Museum

    Crossing a tunnel under the road D5, you arrive to the JARDIN D'EAU. Monet brought this land in 1895 when he was very famous so he could create a small lake and to plant the Nynpheas. Over the lake he...

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  • 6. Japanese Bridge

    You must see, and perhaps walk over, what must be one of the most famous bridges in the world. It is reproduced for Calendars, birthday cards, umbrellas, chocolate boxes and biscuit tins ... and...

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  • 7. Museum of American Arts

    "A century ago, American artists working together int the impressionist style formed a colony in Giverny, home to Claude Monet. In homage to historic presence, the MAAD has welcomed visitors to...

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  • 8. Foundation Claude Monet

    A visit to The Foundation of Claude Monet is a treat for impressionist fans. The home has been restored beautifully containing photos of the man himself, walls painted as vibrantly as his garden and...

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  • 9. Hotel Baudy

    After Monet became an established artist, he influenced many American artists with his style of painting. Many of them (Sargent, Metcalf, Ritter, Taylor, and Wendel) made their way down to Normandy,...

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  • 10. Talk a walk through Giverny

    The first time we visited Giverny, the line to get into Monet's House and Gardens was so long we decided to come back on another trip, Since we were there and...

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  • 11. Visit the Giverny Museum of Impressionisms

    The Giverny Museum of Impressionisms, formerly the Musee d'Art Americain in Giverny, is the "other" big draw in this small village. The thing we enjoy most is...

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  • 12. FROGS

    I am a Frog lover, so when I was walking around Monet's Lake listening to many Frogs croaking, I had to stop and try and find one. A bit difficult, but...

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  • 13. splash of colour

    Despite visiting in mid September the garden was still full of gorgeous flowers and colour. Monet liked to have different colours dominate the garden through...

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  • 14. Picture perfect

    Monet painted this gorgeous scene looking back towards the house from the bottom of the garden so it may well look familiar to you! Of course he painted it when...

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  • 15. Libation of a Different Kind.

    While you are in the area why not take a detour and head up the hill to see the cidre orchards?I had been enjoying myself and spent far too much time in Monet’s...

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  • 16. Giverny, Monet's Masterpiece

    When in Paris, take a short train ride to the charming, French countryside. The gardens are a marvel of both art & engineering. Monet's paintings & colour...

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  • 17. Take a walk in the town

    Many of the residents of Giverny take great pride in their gardens. Take a walk around the town to see the private gardens. Please respect the privacy of these...

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  • 18. French Connection: The American Museum of Art

    This museum, founded in 1992, celebrates the long-standing connection between French and American art and artists.The museum is open from April through October....

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  • 19. Dahlias and sunflowers

    Fall is no less colorful than the other seasons. I would have thought the sunflowers would be fininshed by this time of year, but they are here in profusion....

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  • 20. Spring bulbs and pansies

    In April the garden is a riot of color from tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, crown imperials (frittilarias) and pansies. They have pansies with color combinations...

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  • 21. Summer and the roses are abundant

    Summer brings such a proliferation of blooms and there are roses everywhere. I think they still follow pretty much Monet's original design for the garden and...

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  • 22. Japanese Prints in Monet's House

    If you come to Monet's house in Giverny and expect to see all of his beautiful paintings, you'll be sorely disappointed. Most of his major works are in the...

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  • 23. Charming Little Village...

    Giverny is a charming little village near Vernon. Vernon is also the gateway to Normandy region in France.Claude Monet lived in Giverny & the subjects of his...

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  • 24. Charming Little Village...

    Giverny is a charming little village near Vernon. Vernon is also the gateway to Normandy region in France.Claude Monet lived in Giverny & the subjects of his...

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  • 25. Charming Little Village...

    Giverny is a charming little village near Vernon. Vernon is also the gateway to Normandy region in France.Claude Monet lived in Giverny & the subjects of his...

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