Room Michelangelo Gallery, Italy
Denon wing - Ground floor - Room 403 - Michelangelo gallery
The 19th-century Galerie Mollien (now the Michelangelo gallery) was based on the Salle des Caryatides and served as the official lobby for the Salle des Etats on the first floor. It now houses part of the museum's Italian sculpture collection, notably Michelangelo's Slaves. Carved for his first version of the tomb of Pope Julius II, they were left unfinished, emerging from the rough-hewn stone.
The Louvre is now open. All visitors are required to wear a mask in the museum. All the information you need to know before visiting the museum is available on this page.
The Louvre is open every day (except Tuesdays) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
January 1, May 1, and December 25
We strongly advise booking a time slot in advance online