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Guided Tours

The Musée du Louvre offers a selection of guided tours for first-timers and returning visitors alike.

All the tours listed here are conducted in English.

In addition to this, further tours covering a number of themes, as well as activities for visitors with disabilities, are provided in French and can be consulted on the French version of this page.


  • Guided Tours

Welcome to the Louvre

Louvre highlights

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Discover the Mona Lisa, the Winged Victory of Samothrace, the Venus de Milo, and other masterpieces of the Louvre with trained guides who take you through the museum’s most impressive spaces, such as the medieval moat, giving you a fascinating insight into the history of the palace.

Every day at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. (except Tuesdays)
Every Wednesday at 7 p.m.

In July and August:

From Dec 1, 2018 to Aug 31, 2019

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My First Louvre

Fun for all the family

Coupe et figurine d'hippopotame 140


Enjoy a child- and family-oriented exploration of the Louvre and learn the secrets behind its most famous artworks, including the Venus de Milo, the Mona Lisa, Egyptian antiquities, and major French paintings.

Every Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m.

In July and August:

Every day at 11 a.m. (except Tuesdays and public holidays)

From Dec 1, 2018 to Aug 31, 2019

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Another Louvre

Hidden treasures

Taureaux androcéphales ailés (713 - 706 avant J.C.), Cour Khorsabad 140


Enjoy a visit away from the crowds and discover the lesser-known treasures and stunning settings of “another Louvre”.

Every Friday at 7:30 p.m.

In July and August:

Every day at 3:30 p.m. (except Tuesdays and public holidays)
Every Friday at 7:30 p.m.

From Dec 7, 2018 to Aug 31, 2019

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Practical information

Guided tours can be booked:
- With the online booking service at www.ticketlouvre.fr
- At the ticket area under the Pyramid

Full price €12, reduced price €9
Visitors paying a full-price ticket will also need to buy an admission ticket to the Musée du Louvre: €15 at the museum ticket area / €17 online at www.tickelouvre.fr
For €26, the combined ticket includes admission to the permanent collections and a guided tour.
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Meeting point:
All tours depart from the Group Reception Area under the Pyramid. Opening hours: 9 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (until 9:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays)

If you require assistance in the museum (wheelchairs, walking sticks, folding stools, baby carriers, etc.), feel free to contact handicap@louvre.fr prior to your visit.

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