The museum is closed

In line with the measures taken by the government to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Musée du Louvre and Musée National Eugène Delacroix remain closed until further notice. All those who have purchased a ticket for this period will automatically receive a refund—no action is required.  

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Each season, the Louvre showcases the latest research by experts and scholars.

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The Advent of the Artist

25 September 2019 – 5 July 2021


Albrecht Altdorfer

A German Renaissance Master

1 October 2020 – 8 March 2021

Life at the museum

Stay tuned to the latest in exhibitions, partnerships, behind-the-scenes events, renovations, acquisitions or digital resources made available to visitors.

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Bringing Mosul Museum Back to Life

Ariane Thomas, director of the Louvre’s Department of Near Eastern Antiquities, has been making regular trips to Iraq to help with the restoration of Mosul Museum. After being largely destroyed and looted, the museum is gradually coming back to life thanks to an international programme in which the Louvre is playing a key role. Interview: