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Louvre Museum, Paris

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With an impressive collection of 30,000 pieces, it's nearly impossible to see all of Louvre Museum. The three "Great Ladies,” Venus de Milo, Winged Victory of Samothrace, and Mona Lisa, may be the museum’s most well-known attractions. The Michelangelo gallery is just one of 30-plus galleries, each with a theme, such as bronze. Masterpieces aren't the only pieces that stand out. Religious artifacts include a fragment of the Egyptian Book of the Dead on papyrus. Even more impressive is the Code of Hammurabi from the Mesopotamian civilization. English-language tours are available on several days, but you need advance registration. Join a city museum tour or order tickets in advance so you won't wait in a long line to gain entry. Put Louvre Museum into our Paris online tour itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Paris.
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  • Hello today were in the louvrw. It is spectacular but ourselves can we impediments. It is not normal to pull front dr the monalisa 20minutes come photos photos photos (over all Chinese). It is clear that we all want to see everyone and get photos. But missing in civilized people get some pipes and spend the day in front of the works. It's impossible. We are more attentive to how come the pictures of what we actually have before us.
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  • We arrive without entry, did a row as 1 hour, the entries have cost 15 euros and 5 audio guide (if you want to pay). If you doubt the Venus de Milo must be seen, Eros and psyche also. And we all come to the Museum or at least that more costs to take photos la Gioconda!
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  • This museum is stunning inside and out! Amazing works of art and a must once in a lifetime experience. Highly recommend!! The line to go though security at the main entrance moved quickly as it took us less than ten minutes. I purchased the audio guide and it was great for mapping out the must sees and getting background information on highlighted artwork. I recommend the audio guide because you can always sit on a bench and listen to the commentary or walk around. The food inside is expensive but that is too be expected. Their gift shops are well stocked with lots of options. Purchased a Paris pop up book in English as a gift and it was definitely worth the price!
  • This place was one of the places that I thought would give touch of the history and goosebumps to the people .. there’s only fewer words in dictionary to describe this Breathtaking and beautiful - as a lover of art and history was definitely not disappointed with my visit. Managed to spend the whole day there without even noticing. So much to see, and experience. You truly cannot fully see and experience all in only one day. I loved the audio visual aids and guided tours. One of my many highlights was witnessing an artist paint a beautiful piece. My only disappointment was the closure announcement and having to leave. Will definitely return again and again.
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