Visitors will be surprised to learn that the Musée Rodin is located on the same place that was occupied by Hotel Biron. However, there is nothing to be surprised of since the renowned French sculptor, Auguste Rodin, had used the Hotel as his residence from the year 1908 onwards.
Be prepared for a huge collected of renowned works of arts when you visit this museum, because this museum, apart from works by Rodin, also contains masterpieces by Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Vincent van Gogh.
Stroll along the museum and discover some of the best creations of Rodin including The Gates of Hell, The Kiss, and The Thinker. The Musée Rodin is surrounded by a huge garden and quite a number of works of art can be found over there too.
Those who do not know about Auguste Rodin should realize that he is arguably the precursor of modern art. One of the greatest things about this sculptor is that he never attempted to rebel against the past generation of sculptors.
Varenne is the nearest metro stop to this Museum. Some of the sculptures of Rodin can be found on the platform of the metro too.