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Hours, Admission & Directions

 

The Musée du Louvre, Tuileries Garden and Cour Carrée will remain closed until further notice.

All those who have purchased a ticket online will automatically receive a refund – no action is required. Due to the number of refunds we have to process, this operation may take up to three months.

Thank you for your understanding.

Due to the size of the collections and the renovations being carried out in certain galleries, the museum cannot keep all of its rooms open at all times.
Below you will find the schedule of room closures.

Click here for PDF map of room closures

Near Eastern Antiquities

Statue de l'intendant Ebih-Il

Statue de l'intendant Ebih-Il

© 2011 Musée du Louvre / Raphaël Chipault

7500 BC–AD 700, Sully wing, Level 0: Rooms 306 to 316 (Palace of Darius) are closed on Mondays.

5000 BC–AD 700, Richelieu wing, Level 0: Rooms 227 to 230 (Cour Khorsabad) are closed on Wednesdays.

Islamic Art

Panneau à la joute poétique

Panneau à la joute poétique

© Musée du Louvre dist. RMN - Grand Palais / Raphaël Chipault

1000–1800, Denon wing, Level -1: Rooms 186 and 187 are closed on Thursdays.

Near Eastern and Egyptian Art

Portrait de femme dite L'Européenne

Portrait de femme dite L'Européenne

© Musée du Louvre, dist. RMN - Grand Palais / Georges Poncet

30 BC–AD 1800, Denon wing, Level -1: Rooms 176 to 181 are closed on Wednesdays.
30 BC–AD 600, Denon wing, Level -1: Rooms 180 and 186 are closed on Thursdays.

 

Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities

Cratère-d'Euphorios

Cratère-d'Euphorios

© Musée du Louvre, dist. RMN - Grand Palais / Philippe Fuzeau

700 BC–AD 400, Sully wing, Level 1: Rooms 645 to 656 (Galerie Campana, Greek Vases) are closed on Fridays.

 

 

Egyptian Antiquities

Le "scribe accroupi"

Le "scribe accroupi"

© Musée du Louvre, dist. RMN / Christian Décamps

4000–30 BC, Sully wing, Levels 0 and 1: Rooms 317 to 337 (Ancient Egyptian Civilization) and 633 to 644 (Chronological Display) are closed on Fridays. Rooms 332 and 333 (Mastaba) are currently closed everyday as the artworks are undergoing conservation treatment.

 

Decorative Arts

La Vierge à l'enfant dite de Jeanne d’Évreux

La Vierge à l'enfant dite de Jeanne d’Évreux

© Musée du Louvre dist. RMN - Grand Palais / Hervé Lewandowski

France / 1650–1800, Sully wing, Level 1: Rooms 607 to 632 (Period Rooms) are closed on Mondays. Room 705 (Galerie d’Apollon) is closed every day until December 2019.

France / 1780–1860, Richelieu wing, Level 1: Rooms 535 to 564 (Napoleon III Apartments) are closed on Thursdays.

France / 500–1650, Richelieu wing, Level 1: Rooms 501 to 525 are closed on Wednesdays. Rooms 506 to 525 are closed on Friday nights.

France / 1850–1850, Richelieu wing, Level 1: Rooms 558 to 564 are closed on Wednesday nights.

 

 

 

Paintings

 Eugène Delacroix, Le 28 Juillet : La Liberté guidant le peuple, musée du Louvre

Eugène Delacroix, Le 28 Juillet : La Liberté guidant le peuple, musée du Louvre

© Musée du Louvre / E. Lessing

Northern Europe / 1600–1850, Richelieu wing, Level 2: Rooms 836 to 864 are closed on Thursdays.

Northern Europe / 1350–1650, Richelieu wing, Level 2: Rooms 803 to 819 are closed on Wednesday during the day.

France / 1650–1850, Sully wing, Level 2: Rooms 902 to 952 are closed on Mondays.

France / 1700–1780, Sully wing, Level 2: Rooms 916 to 952 are closed on Friday nights.

Italy/Spain/Greece/Russia / 1400–1850, Denon wing, Level 1: Rooms 720 to 734 are closed on Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday nights.

Pavillon de l’Horloge, Sully wing, Level 2: Rooms 900 and 901 (the Louvre today and tomorrow) are closed Mondays.

Sculptures

Chevaux de Marly

Chevaux de Marly

© 1997 Musée du Louvre / Pierre Philibert

France / 500–1650, Richelieu wing, Levels -1 and 0: Rooms 200 to 218 (Cour Marly) are closed on Thursdays.

France / 1600–1850, Richelieu wing, Levels -1 and 0: Rooms 105 and 106 (Cour Puget) and rooms 219 to 226 are closed on Wednesdays.

Europe / 500–1850, Denon wing, Level -1: Rooms 160 to 169 (Galerie Donatello) are closed on Fridays.

 

 

Arts of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas

L'homme bleu de l'île de Malo

L'homme bleu de l'île de Malo

© musée du Quai Branly, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais

700 BC–AD 1900, Denon wing, Level 0: Rooms 424 to 433 are closed on Fridays.

The Musée Eugène-Delacroix

Musée Delacroix : l'atelier, vue intérieure

Musée Delacroix : l'atelier, vue intérieure

© 2009 Musée du Louvre / Angèle Dequier

The museum is open every day (except Tuesdays) from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Practical information

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
 
Musée du Louvre, 75058 Paris - France
Métro: Palais-Royal Musée du Louvre (lines 1 and 7)
Tel.: +33 (0)1 40 20 53 17
 

For your safety


All visitors must comply with security checks. The Musée du Louvre thanks its visitors in advance for their understanding and cooperation in this matter. Large suitcases and bags are prohibited. In the event of an incident, visitors must vacate the danger zone, alert our security staff, and follow their instructions. Visitors may be confined or evacuated to a secure area while waiting for the police to arrive.

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