Giverny

This tiny and peaceful village is rich in art, as many artists took the cue of Monet, who lived here for almost 45 years.

Giverny is a commune in northern France. It is best known as the location of Claude Monet's garden and home. Claude Monet's property at Giverny (house and gardens), left by his son to the Academie des Beaux-Arts in 1966, became a Museum opened to public visit in 1980 after completion of large-scale restoration work: the huge Nymphea's studio was restored and the precious collection of Japanese engravings was displayed in several rooms, hung in the manner chosen by the master himself. The other main attraction of the village is the Museum of Impressionism Giverny, dedicated to the history of impressionism and its continuation in the Giverny art colony and along the valley of the river Seine.
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  • The view from the terrace of Art Study Giverny
  • Claude Monet's Home
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