Skip The Line Tickets Louvre
One of the main reasons that people visit Paris without getting to see the Louvre Museum are the seemingly endless queues. With this Skip the Line ticket, you’ll access the gallery without having to wait in the ticket office line.
You can choose between Louvre timed entrance and Louvre skip-the-line tickets. Those are two options for visiting popular attractions. Both options have their own advantages and disadvantages.
Louvre Timed entrance tickets allow you to enter the Louvre at a specific time. This can be helpful if you want to avoid waiting in long lines. However, you may have to be more flexible with your schedule if you choose this option.
Louvre Skip-the-line tickets allow you to enter the Louvre without waiting in line. This is a great option if you are short on time or if you simply want to avoid the hassle of waiting in line. However, Louvre skip-the-line tickets can be more expensive than Louvre timed entrance tickets.
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General Information Louvre
The Louvre is one of Paris’ most visited attractions in the center of Paris, welcoming approximately 9.3 million visitors per year. The reason for its popularity is first of all its broad collection of priceless masterpieces and antiques. It therefore offers the most extensive art galleries for its breadth of subjects, which range from 6th century BC to 19th century. The scale of this museum can be overwhelming (the south side facing the Seine is 700m long). Therefore downloading self-guided tours from the website or picking up a €5 multimedia guide, will help you navigate this huge labyrinth of artistic treasures more easily.
- One of the world’s largest and most attended museums
- The Musée du Louvre contains more than 380,000 objects and displays 35,000 works of art in eight curatorial departments spread across over 650,000 square feet of gallery space
- The Louvre employs a staff of over 2,000
- Don’t miss out on the Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, Winged Victory of Samothrace, Venus de Milo & Michelangelo’s Dying Slave.
- Explore these 20 greatest treasures in the Louvre in advance before you come to visit
- The collection is divided into eight curatorial departments: Egyptian Antiquities, Roman Antiquities, Near Eastern Antiquities, Greek, Islamic Art, Etruscan, Sculpture, Decorative Arts, Paintings, and Prints & Drawings.
- Current Exhibitions: Napels in Paris until Januari 8th 2024: Approximately 60 major masterpieces from Capodimonte will be exhibited in three different places in the Louvre.
Opening Hours & Best Time to visit Louvre
The Louvre is open every day (except Tuesday) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Night opening until 9:45 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays
Closed on the following holidays: January 1, May 1, December 25
How To get to Louvre
The following bus lines stop in front of the Pyramid: 21, 24, 27, 39, 48, 68, 69, 72, 81, 95, and the Paris Open Tour bus.
Palais-Royal–Musée du Louvre station (line 1 & 7).
An underground parking garage is available for those coming by car. The entrance is located on avenue du Général Lemonnier. It is open daily from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Get off at the Louvre stop, quai François Mitterrand.