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Louvre Museum

Louvre Museum

The Louvre is the largest art museum in the world and one of the most popular tourist destinations in France. The Louvre Museum is situated in the Louvre Palace, which was built in the late 12th century. The museum’s collection is made up of:

 
  • →Egyptian Antiquities
  • →Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities
  • →Near Eastern Antiquities
  • →Islamic Art
  • →Paintings
  • →Sculptures
  • →Decorative Arts
  • →Prints and Drawings
 

The Louvre is open daily (except for Tuesdays). It is open from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., with the exception of Wednesdays and Fridays, when the museum closes at 9:45 p.m. Tickets for adults are €17, with visitors under age 18 admitted free. Do include this world-class attraction on your list of things to do in Paris.