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Walking in their footsteps

It was so interesting to hear the stories of the painters here . The more salatious stories were... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2015
Sydney, Australia
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Picturesque history

You can stroll by the Seine river. You can sit in a riverside cafe, or eat in an historic... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2015
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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Once called Chatou Island, but changed to Impressionists Island because or the many artists that visited during the mid 19th-century.
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We arrived at the mooring dock for private canal boats about 4pm in the afternoon. Immediately it looked familiar. We stepped off the boat which we were enjoying a three week cruise aboard our friend's boat. We went to the museum which contains art from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shirley-Ann M
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

If you like doing something different on your next Paris visit I suggest you take a trip to Ile des impressionist, is tranquil and you can explore the surroundings after a lovely lunch in this historic place, you can certainly feel the history of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Bobbi B
Reviewed 20 May 2016

What a grand experience. My friend Ron Klein and I went to see where Renoir painted his famous painting, "Luncheon of the Boating Party", which is the jewel of The Phillips Gallery, on Dupont Circle in Washington D.C. What a day and all the people...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank travelinondownthroad
Reviewed 2 February 2016

only one thing to do: walk by and watch... you also can stop at Maison Fournaise to eat or drink something good...

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Ridox
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

It was so interesting to hear the stories of the painters here . The more salatious stories were amusing. Are they true? Had a great day here

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank karenm642
Reviewed 1 October 2015

You can stroll by the Seine river. You can sit in a riverside cafe, or eat in an historic restaurant. You can visit an impressionist museum. You can play golf, go to the fair, etc. Simply speaking, it's a great place for a relaxing day...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank DrPaulT
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Delightful place to visit especially for any one at all interested in the Impressionists and their art. it is a beautiful location and the light really does dance on the Seine here. The restraint is excellent and the Muse fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank shopper782
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Lots of walking but we found it both restaurants were closed too. If you travel from the Chatou RER train station to the ecole Pereceval. Follow the school. It is on most of the side of the street that runs near to the river. At...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Tarsha S
Reviewed 16 November 2014 via mobile

The park is a beautiful place to walk or run. I enjoyed the changing colors of the leaves, even on an overcast day. There are s few muddy spots in the trail when you get south of the larger part of the island, but they...More

Thank SR-1007
Reviewed 14 November 2012

my sister and i passed a nice afternoon on the island of chatou. we took the next to last boat ride aboard the "denicheur" . the guide was a sweet young woman who showed visual aids to help us recreate in our mind's eye the...More

Date of experience: October 2012
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