|Reopening||The museum will reopen on May 19, 2021.|
All visitors, including those entitled to free admission, must book a time slot.
Bookings can be done through the online ticketing service starting the afternoon of May 12, 2021.
ticket / time slot
|Getting there||Metro: Louvre – Rivoli Station|
|Location||Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France, Europe|
The Louvre Museum in Paris owns 615 797 objects and displays 35 000 works of art.
Since 24 March 2021, 482 943 objects are accessible online.
Louvre Museum collections
The collection has over 50 000 pieces, housed in more than 20 rooms, and includes artifacts from the Nile civilizations which date from 4 000 BC to the 4th century AD. The collection includes The Gebel el-Arak Knife, The Seated Scribe, The Great Sphinx of Tanis, Akhenaten and Nefertiti.
Near Eastern antiquities
The department is divided into three geographic areas: the Levant, Mesopotamia (Iraq), and Persia (Iran). The collection includes Assryian lamassu (Human-headed winged bull), The Statue of Ebih-Il, The Code of Hammurabi
Greek, Etruscan, and Roman
The collection includes The Winged Victory of Samothrace and the Venus de Milo.
The collection includes The Pyxis of al-Mughira, Iranian tile with bismillah, The Baptistère de Saint Louis.
Many French sculptures are exhibited in “Cour Marly”
The works are displayed on the Richelieu Wing’s, first floor and in the Apollo Gallery.
The painting collection has more than 7500 works.
There is also a Prints and drawings collection.