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The Wedding at Cana, the biggest painting in the Louvre

The Wedding at Cana - Les Noces de Cana – By Paolo Veronese, Louvre, Paris
The Wedding at Cana is the largest painting exhibited in the Louvre museum. This painting represents the place and event where Jesus performed the first miracle, turning water into wine.

Tourist Information

TypePainting
Created1563
PainterPaolo Veronese
Where is displayedLouvre Museum
Room 711, Denon Wing, Level 1
Louvre
Visiting
Hours
All visitors, including those entitled to free admission, must book a time slot. Bookings can be done through the online ticketing service.
Louvre
Ticket
Price
17 E for Individual Visitor
Book
your
ticket
https://www.ticketlouvre.fr/louvre/b2c/index.cfm/home
Getting to
Louvre
Metro: Louvre – Rivoli Station
LocationRue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France, Europe

The Wedding at Cana – the biggest painting displayed in the Louvre

The Wedding at Cana is the biggest painting displayed in the Louvre museum. The painting has 6.77 m in height and 9.94 m in length.

The painting was stolen by Napoleon and brought to Paris.

The Wedding at Cana represents a New Testament story, a wedding party in Cana, Galilee in which Jesus Christ performs his first miracle by turning water into wine.

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