Louvre Introduction With Skip-the-Line
€29 per adult
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- Meet your host and learn about the history of this marvelous palace turned museum.
- Choose from several itineraries suggested by your host to make the most of your visit.
- Skip the line for entry, and walk inside with your host.
- Explore the 35,000 art pieces, including the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, and Winged Victory.
What you'll do
Guarantee your admission to the always busy Louvre, and save time that would’ve been wasted in line when you book this skip-the-line experience. Meet your host in front of the museum and head right inside. Beyond typical pre-booked, skip-the-line tickets, this experience also offers a selection of Louvre itinerari ... read more
Guarantee your admission to the always busy Louvre, and save time that would’ve been wasted in line when you book this skip-the-line experience. Meet your host in front of the museum and head right inside. Beyond typical pre-booked, skip-the-line tickets, this experience also offers a selection of Louvre itineraries, a map to guide you, and the chance to ask logistical questions of your host before setting off to explore the galleries independently.
Our meeting point near the statue of Louis XIV on horseback
Your self-guided tour of the famous museum with an itinerary provided by your host
Plan Your Trip
Arrive 15 minutes early to the check-in point.
The tour starts promptly, and you’ll need this time to get through the security check. You may not be able to catch up if you arrive late.
Tour runs rain or shine.
This tour happens in all weather, so please dress accordingly and check the local forecast. In rare instances where we have to cancel for extreme weather conditions, you’ll be allowed to reschedule for another time (if available) or be issued a refund.
The statue of Louis XIV on horseback in front of the Louvre pyramid
There is about 1 mile of walking at a very leisurely pace. Elevators and escalators are periodically being repaired and may be closed for service and therefore can be unpredictable. There are short flights of stairs throughout the tour. If mobility is an issue, please indicate this when booking your tour.
This private tour of the Louvre can accommodate groups of up to 15 people.
Museum lockers will not be accessible during this tour.
Photos are allowed and encouraged during the tour. However, many pieces, including the Mona Lisa, have strict regulations which prohibit the use of flash photography.
Our meeting point is the statue of Louis XIV on horseback in front of the Louvre Pyramid entrance. The nearest address is 10 Place du Carrousel. The closest Metro station is Palais Royal Musee du Louvre on Line 1 and 7. It’s about a five-minute walk to the meeting point from the Metro.
The tour ends at the Mona Lisa exhibit inside the Louvre. You are free to continue to explore the museum after your tour. Your guide can even provide tips on what to see next based on your interests.
Be sure to bring ID for yourself and any children accompanying you.
We understand plans change. We offer a 100% refund up to 24 hours prior to your tour start time for this tour. We also offer rescheduling to another date the tour is running at no extra cost if you’re unable to make this tour. Please keep in mind there are no refunds available if you have already rescheduled your tour.
Tips are always appreciated by our guides but never expected. They should be given if you believe your guide did an outstanding job and if you personally want to demonstrate your appreciation to the guide.
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