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On the 175th anniversary of the French sculptor's birthday, the Musée Rodin opens its doors after three years of restoration and presents a revived exhibition space to highlight the artist's creative development.

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AFTER A COMPLETE RESTORATION OVER THE PAST THREE YEARS, THE MAGNIFICENT HÔTEL BIRON, HOME OF THE RODIN MUSEUM IN PARIS SINCE 1919, WILL REOPEN ITS DOORS TO THE PUBLIC ON 12 NOVEMBER 2015, THE 175TH BIRTHDAY OF THE FAMOUS FRENCH SCULPTOR.

The 18th-century palace required extensive updating and a redesign of its interior to meet the standards of a modern museum. It had not undergone full renovation …

AFTER A COMPLETE RESTORATION OVER THE PAST THREE YEARS, THE MAGNIFICENT HÔTEL BIRON, HOME OF THE RODIN MUSEUM IN PARIS SINCE 1919, WILL REOPEN ITS DOORS TO THE PUBLIC ON 12 NOVEMBER 2015, THE 175TH BIRTHDAY OF THE FAMOUS FRENCH SCULPTOR.

The 18th-century palace required extensive updating and a redesign of its interior to meet the standards of a modern museum. It had not undergone full renovation since Auguste Rodin himself used it as his Paris studio until his death in 1917. The renovation has allowed the museum to completely rethink its exhibition space, and to show the work of Rodin and …

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