A couple of collectors

From the start of their marriage in 1881, Nélie Jacquemart and Edouard André sought to build up a rich collection of art.

The construction of the museum

In 1868, André decided to move to the newly built Boulevard Haussmann and commissioned the architect Henri Parent to build a sumptuous mansion.

Did you know?

Do you know about the unique features of the Museum building or how Édouard André and Nélie Jacquemart met? Find out the answers to these questions and many more here.