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Musée du Louvre

The Louvre

(Musée du Louvre)
Art Museum, History Museum, and Historic Site
Le Louvre, Paris
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  • F P.
    F PJanuary 8, 2011
    The Louvre is very beautiful at night as well. Save time for some night shots!
  • Haya .
    Haya 💎July 24, 2016
    Really fantastic 👍🏻😍
  • Let's Go
    Let's GoApril 10, 2011
    Plan on spending more than one day at the Louvre if you want to attempt to see everything, Also, there's more than one line for entering the Louvre—the one at the Carrousel is much shorter! Read more
  • JB A.
    JB AndersonJanuary 3, 2015
    If in a hurry, the Louvre website has suggestions for tours to fit in the best exhibits in a limited time frame (60. 90. 180 minutes).
  • Nina B.
    Nina BellarosaJanuary 8, 2015
    Art haven for the art lovers. And a must see of course when in Paris. However, be warned, plan to spend the entire day. This is not a 2 hour affair
  • Victor N.
    Victor Nguyen-LongJuly 12, 2016
    I mean, it's The Louvre...
  • Sepehr R.
    Sepehr RasouliOctober 29, 2014
    You can find pieces of takhte-jamshid and historical Persian monuments in the middle east section of the museum. A shame we don't have these in Iran.
  • Ken B.
    Ken BowlingOctober 30, 2014
    A 'must see' musée on your trip to Paris.
  • Fikri G.
    Fikri GünkarJanuary 24, 2015
    Needs descriptions in English
  • Muššab
    MuššabMarch 6, 2014
    Two tips to go: (1) Use the self service machines and skip the lines (2) Buy a translation service kit unless you an read French, as all text in the museum is in French (what I have seen so far)
  • thpsycho
    thpsychoNovember 17, 2015
    Get tickets online to avoid the long queues. Lots of great exhibitions so head on over earlier so you can cover experience more.
  • Salvatore S.
    Salvatore SalvoAugust 17, 2015
    Take the Lyon's gate on the right side of the building, even in August there is no queue. Inside take your time, you need 6-7 hours for a decent visit
  • Staff Picks
    Staff PicksDecember 6, 2016
    The Louvre was one of the more wished for places throughout 2015’s I Want Somewhere holiday campaign. Where’s your somewhere? Enter to win a bucket list experience. Read more
  • alireza e.
    alireza emrauseAugust 29, 2015
    take your time to see what you are came for
  • BB B.
    BB BuzzellAugust 4, 2011
    Buy a Musuem Pass before you get here and zoom past the line.
  • Tripsetc T.
    The Largest Museum in the world under ONE roof. Go Early you will need more than a day to see it all if you are a history buff.
  • Joan-Lynn C.
    Joan-Lynn ChongFebruary 3, 2012
    Free entrance for everyone under 26 on Friday evenings (6pm onwards)!
  • Tammy G.
    Tammy GordonFebruary 19, 2011
    Don't miss the Italian Sculptures (Psyche & Cupid) and the Winged Victory.
  • Adriana M.
    Adriana MessaMay 3, 2013
    Did you notice the size of the painting on the opposite wall of Mona Lisa?! Yeah, that's what I thought. ;-)
  • Alexa (@ladylexy) A.
    Open until 9:45 on Fridays
  • Keith P.
    Keith PittApril 14, 2015
    Learn from my mistake. Get a map the day before - plan out a route and what you want to see, and do that. We just wandered around, got lost like 5 times, then ended up bailing after an hour.
  • Jenny E.
    Jenny EvansJune 7, 2010
    Make sure to plan to spend at least a couple hours going through this fabulous museum. Take your time and soak it all in. You won't regret it. Read more
  • Qamarina Z.
    Qamarina ZnDecember 18, 2011
    Wake up & Go early !
  • Thomas C.
    Thomas CraenenFebruary 17, 2016
    No visit to Paris is complete without visiting the Louvre. Arrive before opening hours to avoid waiting in queue. Plan ahead which sections you want to visit.
  • Camille L.
    Don't just visit this museum, come at night and admire it !
  • Yaqoob A.
    Yaqoob AlobaidliNovember 16, 2015
    The best stolen items in the world
  • Ghazal K.
    Ghazal KohandelFebruary 11
    Free entrance if you're an icomos member.really worth a visit although it's so big that u won't be able to see all,so choose what u r willing to see at the beginning
  • Alisa S.
    Alisa S.May 12, 2016
    Work till 21:30 at Wednesdays and Fridays. Adult prise 15 EUR.
  • Nikola A.
    Nikola ArsaDecember 30, 2013
    You will need two days to see everything
  • Robin S.
    Robin StefaniApril 26, 2014
    buy the tickets online and pick them up in a fnac shop, you'll save a lot of time waiting in line
  • Olya G.
    Olya GuleiMarch 27
    Perfect place to get lost and spend a day😍 The best museum I've ever visited in my life💫Absolutely love and recommend It!
  • The Criterion Collection
    In Jean-luc Godard's BAND OF OUTSIDERS, our restless trio sprint the expanse of the museum in just 9 min. 43 sec., breaking the record held by Jimmy Johnson of San Francisco. Read more
  • Matt R.
    Matt RosenbergApril 15, 2013
    Visit the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, Cupid & The Winged Victory. HAVE A "PLAN OF ATTACK" before you visit, tho. Do not just walk in and start to wander bc you will get lost for HOURS!
  • George T.
    I was here 10 years ago & it was excellent.Now,awful,mass consumption everywhere.No respect to the masterpieces exhibited.The only thing you can't touch is Mona Lisa but you can touch everything else
  • Robbin R.
    Robbin RobersonAugust 7, 2012
    It's closed on tuesdays
  • Thomas M.
    Thomas MNovember 27, 2014
    In my opinion this place is overrated.
  • Reagan F.
    Reagan FreyerFebruary 17, 2013
    Secret entrance is easier than you think. Enter near the Apple store - no joke. I don't even work for Apple.
  • Chuck L.
    Chuck LemireOctober 25, 2013
    Meeting our guide Eugenie. Always get a guide. Best investment you will make.
  • Ceara P.
    Ceara PixieJanuary 2, 2016
    Pre book your tickets. If worth the extra euros
  • Richard Y.
    Richard Y.January 10, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    Free for 26- EU citizens
  • Qijiong J.
    Qijiong JiangMarch 29, 2013
    if you are going to buy the ticket only for the audioguide, you can do that using the automatic machine "hidden" in the segund floor. save your time from waiting in the queue!
  • Amir Afiq A.
    Amir Afiq AzmiApril 9, 2015
    a must visit when in Paris, France!
  • Mike G.
    Mike GriceFebruary 5, 2014
    More like the queuevre am I right?
  • Gehlen E.
    Gehlen ExumOctober 4, 2014
    Good mother of god. Avoid tourist season at all costs. Highly recommend buying the Paris pass- admission to all museums, and you get to skip the wait in line.
  • Joakim N.
    Joakim NilssonNovember 7, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Free every first sunday in the week
  • Felipe I.
    Felipe IglesiasSeptember 2, 2015
    Just impressive. The downside: people taking selfies everywhere!
  • Elle T.
    Elle T.September 25, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Focus your visit at the Denon gallery where you will find their top ten including of course the Mona Lisa.
  • 💕Linds💕
    💕Linds💕December 29, 2015
    Crazy difficult to get around in.
  • Shawn C.
    Shawn CallahanMay 4, 2015
    Try this and be amazed. Position yourself to the right of the Mona Lisa and notice which way she is facing. Then walk over to the very left and look again at which way she is facing. Amazing!
  • Laura C.
    Laura CaldwellNovember 13, 2013
    If you're from the EU and under 26 just show your passport and get in for free :)
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