Major Parisian Exhibitions to Visit in 2017

Paris Walking Tours
Paris Walking Tours

Major Parisian Exhibitions

Most of the famous museums in Paris often offer excellent art exhibitions to both visitors and tourists. If you are planning to go on Paris walking tours this year, then you are fortunate, because you will be able to attend a few major Parisian exhibitions. However, you will have to initially decide the famous tourists spots that you are planning to visit and book tickets to the museums in advance if possible, as it will help you to beat the crowd. Below are some of the major Parisian exhibitions you can see in the City of Lights in 2017.

Sérénissime! Venise En Fête, De Tiepolo À Guardi

If you want to get fascinated with the seductive glamour of 18th century Venice, you must attend the Sérénissime! Venise en fête, de Tiepolo à Guardi exhibition. The Musée Cognacq-Jay of Paris will be hosting this exhibition until June 25, 2017. Do not miss the opportunity to check out the works of artists Francesco Guardi and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo in the exhibition.

Travaux De Dames

Travaux de Dames exhibition will explore the confinement of exceptional female artists to “handicrafts” such as ceramic and embroidery until the early 20th century. In addition to that, the exhibition will also highlight the turning points at which the world started to consider women as true artists. The exhibition is held at Musée des Arts Décoratifs and will be open until September 17.


Jardins exhibition is trying to embody the Foucault quote, “The garden is the smallest part of the world and the whole world at the same time.” The Le Grand Palais will be hosting this exhibition until July 24. Paintings and other works by geniuses like Klimt will be displayed during the exhibition.

Portraits by Cézanne

Portraits by Cézanne exhibition will be held at the famous Musée d’Orsay from June 13 – September 24, 2017. Cézanne, who is well known for his landscapes of the Mont Sainte-Victoire and multifaceted lives of oranges, has also created a number of elegant portraits. So, try not to miss the opportunity to attend this exhibition while you are going on Paris tours.

Christian Dior

If you are fashion lover, particularly Parisian fashion lover, then you should definitely attend the Christian Dior exhibition at the Le Musée des Arts Décoratifs of Paris. The exhibition will be held from July 05, 2017 – January 07, 2018, and it will exhibit some of the finest new trends in Parisian fashion.