Louvre Museum

The Louvre is one of the most famous and most visited museums in the world. Located in the heart of Paris, it houses a vast collection of artworks and historical objects, ranging from antiquity to the 19th century. The museum is housed in a former royal palace, the Palais du Louvre, which was built in the 12th century and expanded over the centuries.

The Louvre Museum has an impressive collection of over 380,000 works of art and historical objects, of which approximately 35,000 are on public display. The collections are organized into eight departments: Oriental Antiquities, Egyptian Antiquities, Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities, Islamic Arts, Paintings, Sculptures, Graphic Arts, and Works of Art.

The Department of Sculpture has a collection of sculptures from antiquity to the Romantic period, including works by Michelangelo, Rodin, and other great masters of sculpture. The Department of Graphic Arts exhibits drawings, prints, photographs, and manuscripts from the Middle Ages to the present. Finally, the Department of Works of Art presents a collection of silverware, ceramics, tapestries, and furniture, ranging from the Middle Ages to the 19th century.

The Louvre also hosts temporary exhibitions throughout the year, as well as special events such as concerts and lectures. The museum also offers guided tours, workshops for children, and activities for families, as well as audio guides to help visitors discover the collection at their own pace.

From our hotels near the building, easily reach the Louvre Museum to discover the millions of masterpieces on display.

Louvre Museumspecial selection of our hotels

  • From 100 Timhotel Le Louvre

    3-star hotel in the centre of Paris

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    300 metres from the Louvre Museum

  • From 113 Timhotel Palais Royal

    Hotel in the heart of Paris

    Welcome to our 3-star hotel, nestled in the heart of Paris's 2nd arrondissement, offering an exceptional experience in the City of Light. Just metres from the Palais-Royal gardens and its iconic Colonnes de Buren, our hotel is also less than...

    Just a stone's throw from the Palais Royal and the Louvre Museum

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    4* hotel with spa and swimming pool in the centre of Paris

    Discover our 4-star boutique hotel in the heart of Paris, in the 5th arrondissement, a veritable oasis of elegance and relaxation. Just 5 minutes from the majestic Notre Dame de Paris, our hotel is ideally located in the Latin Quarter. You can...

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