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Millet Studio Museum

The house of the painter, the star of the Barbizon school. In his Workshop , Millet created his greatest masterpieces, such as "The Angelus" or "The Gleaners" ("Les Glaneuses"). This place, which has kept most of it's outer appearance from the 19th century, holds many of the master's items, and original paintings from his contemporaries.
    Photo credits : OT BarbizonMillet museum
    27 rue Grande
    77630 Barbizon
    In the house formerly rented by the painter in Barbizon the workshop and the ground floor are dedicated for a museum about the painter’s live and the Barbizon painters movement. It is in this place Millet created most of his masterpieces and where he and his family lived until his dead. Paintings from many artists of the Barbizon movement as well as the layout of his studio behind its wide window recall the leading painters of the Barbizon school and Millet’s life and work. One room is a showroom for nowadays artists related to Barbizon inspiration their works as well as reproductions and stamps are purchased.

    Prices

    Full price: 5 €
    Group adults: 4 €.

    Free entry for children < 12 years.
    Group rate available for > 6 people.

    Free for children under 12.
    Guiding Tour (French or English): package 60 € per group (+ 4€ per person) upon reservation.

    Confort and services

    • Spoken languages :
      • French
      • English
    • Shop
    • Guided tours
    • German
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French
    • Italian
    • Dutch
    • Russian
    • Chinese
    • Portuguese
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Polish
    • Couples
    • Children
    • Groups

    Opening periods

    Every day throughout the year between 9.30 am and 5.30 pm.
    Closed on Tuesday.
    Closed exceptionally on 15/07, 16/07, 17/07, 18/07, 19/07, 20/07 and 21/07.
    Open from 9:30 am to12:30 pm and from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm
    January-February-March-November-December:
    Every day except Tuesday and Wednesday
    April-May-June-September-October: Every day except Tuesday
    July-August: Every day.