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  • Paris: Louvre Museum Timed-Entrance Ticket

    1. Paris: Louvre Museum Timed-Entrance Ticket

    Explore one of the world’s best art museums at your own pace with your ticket to the Louvre. Skip the ticket line and head straight to the security check, before heading inside and viewing some of the world's finest art. Once inside the historic palace located on the Right Bank of the Seine, see unmissable and iconic sights such as the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo. Discover masterpieces of the Renaissance and ancient Egyptian relics, along with paintings from the 13th to 20th centuries, prints from the Royal Collection, and much more. The museum first opened on August 10 1793 with an exhibition of just 537 paintings. Despite closing in 1796, due to structural problems, it reopened in 1801 as the Musée Napoléon with a larger collection. Many works were seized and returned to their original owners after the defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo. The collection was increased during the reign ...

    Entire experience is amazing. Getting to Louvre, gardens around, entire atmosphere.

  • Paris Louvre Museum: Priority Entrance with Audio Guide

    2. Paris Louvre Museum: Priority Entrance with Audio Guide

    As one of the world's most visited museums, you can be sure that a skip-the-ticket-line entry will come in handy to beat the lines at the Louvre. Collect your audio guide and wander around the fascinating exhibitions, learning about the artists and their work as you go. The Louvre Museum is a vast museum, but the handy route map will suggest various possible itineraries to help you organize your tour. The audio guide offers recorded commentaries in 10 different languages, packed with information and anecdotes to help you to better understand the history and significance of some of the greatest works. Discover the popular and most famous exhibits such as the Venus de Milo and the Coronation of Napoleon I, not forgetting of course the intriguing smile of Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa. The audio guide offers a summary of some of the greatest works, but there is still so much more to disc...

    The lockers were broken,difficult to use, the snack bar lines were unbearable, no paper towels in the bathrooms. The museum in well organized and presenter

  • Louvre Museum: Tour

    3. Louvre Museum: Tour

    Get priority entry access to the Louvre Museum and be led by an expert guide on a carefully planned route designed to maximize your time and give you a greater insight into the museum’s top highlights. See the crown jewels of the French Monarchy, gaze back at Da Vinci's enigmatic Mona Lisa, and feel the passion coming from Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People. Listen as your guide brings the art to life on an informative walk through the vast galleries. Explore relics from ancient Egypt and marvel at the impressive collection of Greek and Roman antiquities including the legendary Venus de Milo and the celebrated Winged Victory of Samothrace. Discover timeless sculptures by Michelangelo and Canova, Neoclassical paintings by Jacques-Louis David, and iconic works from the French Romanticism period like The Raft of the Medusa. After the guided tour, spend as much time as you like explo...

  • Louvre Museum: Guided Tour with Optional Ticket

    4. Louvre Museum: Guided Tour with Optional Ticket

    Discover one of the world’s great art collections on a guided tour of the Louvre Museum, and marvel at relics from Ancient Egypt to the art of the Italian Renaissance. The entire collection would take months to see in full, but you will follow a carefully planned route to discover the highlights. Gaze at da Vinci’s enigmatic Mona Lisa and see Anthony Canova’s emotional Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss. Hear the true story depicted in Gericault’s Raft of Medusa. Go to Napoleon’s former apartments to admire the most beautiful décor of the palace, as well as a collection of crown jewels. The masterpieces continue with the Venus de Milo, the sculpture that inspired so many artists. Head to the basement of the Louvre Palace to see the foundations of the castle that once stood on the site. Choose between 2 options: get your ticket and guided tour with one of the skip-the-ticket-line guided...

    Our tour guide, Valerie, was great! She focused on what was of interest to us, to make our tour perfect. Her knowledge of the louvre’s history was great, interesting and exciting! We were able to see all the pieces that were of interest to us and along to way to each piece, Valerie may see a piece and she took the opportunity to explain it to us as she walked to the next piece we wanted to see. Great experience!

  • Louvre Museum: 3-Hour Comprehensive Tour with Skip the Line

    5. Louvre Museum: 3-Hour Comprehensive Tour with Skip the Line

    Visit the Louvre Museum’s must-see attractions and discover under-appreciated treasures on this comprehensive tour. Skipping the Louvre’s famously long lines gives you time to absorb all the massive museum has to offer. Your expert guide will share their passion for the collection as you move through the Louvre, unveiling subtle details most visitors never learn about the works of art on show. The ‘Mona Lisa’; the ‘Venus de Milo’; the ‘Winged Victory of Samothrace’. While they’re familiar the world over, no one can truly know these works without spending time in their presence. Your guide will explain their history, but only you can decide how these masterpieces make you feel. Often overshadowed by the famous highlights, but no less significant as works of art, the tour features Greek and Roman antiquities like the 4,000-year-old ‘Great Sphinx of Tanis’, other recognisable works by Da...

    This tour was great. Three hours was enough time to see the highlights and we stu had time to go back and revisit some of the art and explore other parts of the museum as well.

  • Louvre Museum: Private Tour

    6. Louvre Museum: Private Tour

    Follow your expert guide on a delightfully informative private 2-hour tour through the Louvre Museum, which has been designed to maximize your time and give you a greater insight into the museum’s top highlights. See the crown jewels of the French Monarchy, feel the passion coming from Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People, and gaze back at Da Vinci's enigmatic Mona Lisa. Listen as your guide brings the art to life on a captivating walk through the vast galleries. Explore relics from ancient Egypt and marvel at the impressive collection of Greek and Roman antiquities including the legendary Venus de Milo and the celebrated Winged Victory of Samothrace. Discover timeless sculptures by Michelangelo and Canova, Neoclassical paintings by Jacques-Louis David, and iconic works from the French Romanticism period. End your tour with a greater appreciation of the Louvre’s treasures and, once...

  • Paris Louvre Museum: Guided Tour with Tickets

    7. Paris Louvre Museum: Guided Tour with Tickets

    Enjoy a walk in the Tuileries Gardens outside one of the world’s most famous museums, then skip the long ticket lines to get priority access to the Louvre. The 2-hour guided tour inside the museum includes all the important highlights of the monumental art collection. You will see Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, the Venus De Milo, and Winged Victory of Samothrace, among many other major works of art. Stroll through the commercial area of the Louvre, where your guide will present various sections, such as the Medieval fortress and the modern Pyramid. Guides are enthusiastic and knowledgeable about the great art on display, pointing you in the direction of the best of the Louvre’s approximate 100,000 objects.

    We got a great overview of the Louvre. It is a gigantic building and is overwhelming. Our guide explained the historical significance of key paintings and took us to some areas I did not know even existed. Exhausting day but worthwhile. Caroline Toronto Canada

  • Paris: Louvre Museum Entry Ticket with Guidance to Mona Lisa

    8. Paris: Louvre Museum Entry Ticket with Guidance to Mona Lisa

    Make your way to the Louvre Museum to meet an English-speaking member of staff at the designated meeting point. Then, get escorted to a priority entrance for quicker access. Your escort will accompany you in a group, and then take you directly to the Mona Lisa. Get important information about the Louvre Museum that will help your visit as you make your way to Da Vinci's legendary portrait painting. Upon arrival, admire the mystery of the masterpiece and bid farewell to your escort. You are now free to explore the museum at your own pace to look at the thousands of other works of art at your complete leisure.

    Our guide Laurent was very prepared as he took us into the Louvre explaining the most important things about the history of it and about its works, explaining us where to find a specific paint/sculpture we where looking for . We also had the possibility to jump the lane and to see directly the Monnalisa.

  • Must-Sees of the Louvre Museum: 1.5-Hour Guided Tour

    9. Must-Sees of the Louvre Museum: 1.5-Hour Guided Tour

    Go on a whirlwind tour of the ‘Top 10’ must-see works of art in the Louvre, and more! You will, of course, see the mysterious Mona Lisa, as well as the exquisite Venus de Milo, the spectacular Winged Victory and many other of the most famous masterpieces in the world. Travel back in time and explore the Italian Renaissance, discover ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome, and the great French paintings of the 19th century. You may be surprised to discover that the Louvre was a royal palace before it became a museum, and you will walk through the sumptuous corridors as Kings, Queens and Emperors once did. This specially designed 1.5-hour tour will ensure that you cover all the must-see masterpieces in the Louvre, as well as showing you other fascinating artworks along the way. Your expert local guide will regale you with the stories behind the art and artists, helping you to understand what mak...

    Hervé was an excellent guide. impeccable Englosh and lots of knowledge about the louvre and the art he showed us. His enthusiasm was catching - I could have gone on listening to him for ever! thanks!

  • Paris: Louvre Museum Private Family Tour Designed for Kids

    10. Paris: Louvre Museum Private Family Tour Designed for Kids

    This fun, private 2-hour tour not only introduces you to the incredible art collections at the Louvre Museum, but it also includes an energetic family element. Participants will have to use their deduction and creativity to answer questions about the museum's exhibits, including the enigmatic Mona Lisa, so your little detectives stay captivated while you learn about major pieces from around the world. Both a fun and educational way to discover one of the world's finest art collections in Paris, this is a tour to admire the Italian Renaissance, Egyptian period, French Revolution, and many more with your whole family.

    Excellent guide with lots of knowledge to explain louve art in a structured way to kids. 2 hours is too rush, but she got the main points, key art pieces and period, and kids age 8&10 attention span is around that time…

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What people are saying about Mona Lisa

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 22,272 reviews

Was an awesome ticket, made visiting super easy! The only downside was that we booked the ticket the same day, and so we almost didn’t get our voucher in time for our visit. If you book in advance, this is perfect!

Our 10:30 tour was canceled because the guide failed to show up. We got moved to the 3:00 tour and had a wonderful experience.

Everything was good and perfectly scheduled, thank you for the journey, really enjoyed.

Absolutely fantastic experience with a very nice and professional guide!

Seeing the Wings and Venus, Mona do be kinda scary doe.