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Go to the very conveniently located meeting point outside the entrance of the Louvre, enjoy your skip the line entry with your host, relax as your host walks you through security, provides you with your suggested itineraries and map for your visit, and escorts you to your entrance. You may then explore on your own the breathtakingly beautiful and famous Louvre Museum.
No, this is not a guided tour. You will meet your host who will give you your tickets, help you to go through security, give you a short introduction to the museum and also suggest some itineraries based on what you would prefer to see.
Yes, you have a full access to permanent collection and all temporary exhibitions. In rare cases, some parts may be closed due to renovations. Some special exhibits may be unavailable without advance reservations and additional payments.
Yes, you may be asked to present your ID or passport in order to prove your identity on the ticket.
Yes, those tickets are timed and individual, all the names are required. Should you not provide all the names, the reservation may be cancelled.
Audio guides are not included but they are available at the Louvre Museum, your host will show you how to get them.
es, there are lockers available and your host will help you with them. However, large suitcases are not allowed inside the museum.
Taking pictures is permitted but some areas may prohibit the use of flash photography.
Please arrive 15 minutes early. You may not be able to catch up with the host if you are late. The faster entry tickets are timed, therefore there is only a small window of time when you can enter.
There is food and drinks available for purchase inside the museum.
Tips are always appreciated by our guides, but never expected. They should be given if you believe your host did an outstanding job, and further, if you as an individual want to demonstrate your appreciation to the host for that job well done.
Meeting instructions: Your Louvre host will be waiting 15 minutes before your entrance time, with your tickets, in front of the Louvre Museum. The closest address to this exact spot is 10 Place du Carrousel 75001. Your host will be in front of the giant pyramid, near the statue of Louis XIV (this is a man on a horse) and holding a sign that says Louvre Tickets With Host.
By Metro: The closest metro station is Palais Royal Musee Du Louvre on line 1 and 7. There is about 5 min walking to the meeting point from the metro station.
Top reasons to book this visit:
- You will skip the line with your host
- Your entry with your host will allow you avoid long lines (additional time for security entrance may appear during peak seasons)
- Your will hear a short introduction of the history of the Louvre
- Your host will streamline your entry with instructions to make your visit stress-free
- The host will propose an itinerary depending on your interest and preferences
You will meet your host in front of the Louvre Museum and learn about its history and architecture. You then enter the building and your host will show you the lockers, main entrance and will also suggest you an itinerary in order to help you to see what you are mostly interested in. Choice of itinerary includes Highlights (express or extended), Family Fun, Pop Culture in the Louvre, Women Artists in the Louvre. Enjoy on your own the most famous pieces of art including Mona Lisa, the statue of Venus de Milo and Winged Victory.