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Sennelier Art Store

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Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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Great escape and stacked high

Great traditional art shop 400m from the Quai d'Orsay. Very reasonable prices too. Art lovers dream.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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NOT a tourist trap

This famous art store is surprisingly affordable considering the quality of products that they... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average7%
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3 quai Voltaire, 75007 Paris, France
42 60 72 15
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy art, or know people who create art (which is nearly everyone), or want to meet a sales team who REALLY knows their stuff, do stop by this wonderful place! It has the charm of a Harry-Potter-like store bustling with students of art...More

3  Thank shradhdhas
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

My experience in this store was the reason why other countries stereotype the French as being arrogant and rude. Regardless of the fact that I spent a LOT of money at this store, they were so incredibly nasty and rude to me that I wish...More

7  Thank kim_nj1205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great traditional art shop 400m from the Quai d'Orsay. Very reasonable prices too. Art lovers dream.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This famous art store is surprisingly affordable considering the quality of products that they stock. A must for any artist in Paris.

Thank Keroshin
Reviewed 1 September 2018

this is a wonderful place to go: we each chose a pastel and they box them up and pack them: they gave us a lovely postcard of the old shop: it was an amazing shop over 3 floors they sell everything: though how they can...More

1  Thank BlueEmmaMac
Reviewed 28 August 2018

My artist friend asked me to pick up some paint with the name of the store on it. It was a old time looking art shop.

Thank Barca1971
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

This is the original Sennelier which has been there for over 100 years. It’s gorgeous inside with all original cabinets and the charm you would expect from a business passed down for generations. It was amazing to see the history of such an important artist...More

2  Thank Christina W
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Knowledgeable and friendly staff...very helpful! Wonderful selection of quality products for amateurs and professionals alike.

Thank pestpilot
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Sennelier's Art Store is a great place just to pass time. One has to be careful not to just buy on a spur of the moment desire, as they have things here, all in one place, that you will not find easily in any other...More

Thank christopherbN1462EV
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Great shop. Staff is knowledgeable and willing to help. They have everything from pastels to water colors and everything in between

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

I loved the shop it is amazing and very motivating me to start painting and it is so organized and a good destination for you if you are an artist or you want to be.. the items are all super quality and prices are reasonable...More

Thank amonyqtr
Reviewed 2 October 2017

As an artist and lover of history, this place was one of my favorite places in Paris! It is very compact inside (like most places in Paris), so it can be difficult to move around if there are a few other customers there too, but...More

1  Thank Danielle M
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In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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