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Musee du Louvre

99 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 40 20 50 50
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Skip-the-Line Entrance to Louvre Museum
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Skip the Line: Louvre Museum and Big Bus Hop-On Hop-Off
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Skip-the-Line Louvre Ticket and Montmartre Art Walking Tour Double Feature
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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99 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
Louvre / Palais-Royal
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+33 1 40 20 50 50
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Obviously a great landmark and museum. However buy tickets from a tourist office to skip the queues and make sure you have the best part of the day to see the whole thing. Oh yeh and don't expect to much from Mona Lisa- plenty of...More

Thank John P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got there just before it opened so only queued for security. We also queued to buy tickets before realising that we didn't need tickets because we are EU citizens under 26 so only needed photo ID. There's a lot of different rooms with different...More

Thank BelAK1991
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Must have an audio guide and possibly read up about the artwork on display there before going. Because the descriptions are mostly French and difficult to understand in itself(even if you do know French). And is impossible to appreciate without understanding the slightest context (date,...More

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's huge! The place is spectacular! Requires a whole day to cover the place apparently. A word of caution, do not entertain with the people standing outside with posters and forms to sign.

Thank Namita87
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Louvre is world famous gallery of statues and paintings. Mona Lisa is well known and stunning. There are several other larger and more detailed paintings like Holy Jesus performing miracle at a wedding and the Coronation of Napolean. A treat for artists.Must visit and enjoy...More

Thank kvramani
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Louvree is the biggest museum I have seen. Amazing collection namely Greek Egyptian Roman Napoleon Mona Lisa. List out what you wanna see bcz if you are time bound it's a huge place. Mona Lisa is a disappointment as expected very small. Book in advance...More

Thank PoojaS_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

We used our Museum Pass for our visit which was supposed to provide Skip the Line benefits. We wanted to be there in time for the English tour and we barely made it while standing in line. Give yourself at least an hour to get...More

Thank travelmuse1
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Louvre is everything you expect and/or have ever heard. Lines were short and moved quickly for entrance.

Thank FAY E
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's so easy to get lost in the Louvre. All the paintings are so mesmerizing. I recommend buying your ticket before hand so you can enter the museum faster. If you're traveling by metro, make sure you get off on Palais Royal/Musee du Louvre since...More

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 2 days ago

OK, so this was my fourth visit to Paris, and I finally got to the Louvre (Musee D'Orsay completes heavily for my attention). We only had a bit of time, so we hit the things I wanted to see: Mona Lisa and the sculpture galleries....More

Thank LabsTimesTwo
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Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal,
this neighbourhood oozes luxury. The grand arches
along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front
of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is
lined with the world’s best jewelers and their
glittering window displays. Every other establishment
has someone to open the door for you or park your car.
You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops
...More
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Mary K
Should we buy our advance tickets before we leave the United States? We have read their are side entrances that you can use if you have an advance ticket - is that true?
21 May 2017|
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Response from BJ T | Reviewed this property |
If you will be here come summer holidays or on a weekend, pre purchased tickets are a good idea. We have visited twice in the last week, a week day and a Wednesday night. Both times we walked right up to the ticket kiosk and... More
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PoojaS_11
So the museum is open till 9.45 pm on Wednesday and Friday's..I was wondering if you could enter in AM spend a few hours and then go out and do other stuff till its day light and then come back and see this?? Do they allow re entries on same ticket?
19 May 2017|
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Response from javaidmansoor | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about it. It's worth calling the museum directly.
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Diane R
Can you access the courtyard at any time or are there limitations? I am a photographer and will be in Paris for just a few days, and would really like to photograph the pyramids at sunrise before people start lining up
18 May 2017|
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Response from Catherine O | Reviewed this property |
I've been there at all times! I'm not sure how late it may be open but I don't see how they could close the courtyard down. The latest I've been there is like 10pm-11pm because it's so beautiful with the lights and I'm sure... More
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