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Paris: Louvre Museum Timed-Entrance Ticket

Entry ticket

Paris: Louvre Museum Timed-Entrance Ticket

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From US$ 17.99 (+ US$ 3.17 booking fee) per person

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Gain entrance to the Louvre Museum in Paris and see artistic masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa. Entrance is guaranteed within 30 minutes.

About this ticket

Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details.
Valid 1 day
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  • Benefit from fast and easy skip-the-ticket-line entrance
  • Marvel at works of art, from Ancient Egypt to the Renaissance
  • Spend as much time as you like inside the museum and explore at your own pace
Full description

Explore the Louvre at your own pace with a timed-entrance ticket, ensuring you get in within 30 minutes. See unmissable and iconic artwork such as the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo.

Discover Renaissance masterpieces and ancient Egyptian relics, along with paintings from the 13th to 20th centuries.

The museum first opened on August 10, 1793, exhibiting just 537 paintings. Despite closing in 1796 due to structural problems, it reopened in 1801 as the Musée Napoléon with a larger collection. 

The collection has since gained 20,000 works. Now, there are 8 departments: Egyptian Antiquities; Near Eastern Antiquities; Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities; Islamic Art; Sculpture; Decorative Arts; Paintings; and Prints and Drawings.

  • Skip-the-ticket-line timed entrance to the Louvre Museum
  • Full access to the permanent collection and all temporary exhibitions
  • Booking fee
  • Skip-the-security-line entry
  • Guide
  • Audio guide

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Meeting point

Please show your ticket to the security staff at the dedicated Priority Access line at the Pyramid main entrance, Porte des Lions entrance, or Carrousel entrance to the Louvre Museum. You will then go through an airport-style security check. After, you can directly access the museum with your ticket.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Oversize luggage

Know before you go

  • Your entrance time may be 30 minutes before or after the one you request. For example, if you select 2:00 PM, your entrance time might be 1:30 PM, 2:00 PM, or 2:30 PM
  • Last entry into the museum is one hour before closing and you will be asked to vacate the museum 30 minutes before closure
  • The museum opening hours are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday: 9 AM to 6 PM; Friday: 9 AM to 9:45 PM; Tuesday: Closed
  • You will need to wait in the security line
  • You will receive your Louvre tickets via email
  • Some rooms have been temporarily closed
  • The Salle des États (where the Mona Lisa is displayed) will be entered and exited through separate doors
  • The loan of strollers or wheelchairs will remain possible
  • Visitors with free entry (‘Pass Education’ holders, under 18s, and EU residents under 25, all with valid ID) need to book a time slot online on the Louvre website in order to be able to enter with you
Customer reviews

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based on 32911 reviews

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This is a must visit place when visiting Paris. Louvre is known as the biggest museum there is so I would recommend to spend a day here to appreciate more the displays, the arts and the artists. Upon arriving at the place, ask for a map from the information and get useful suggestions on which masterpieces are must sees. Purchasing tickets ahead of time is a must to save on time most especially for those travelling under a tight time table. Transaction was completed smoothly online with no issues up until the tour. I appreciated the reminders sent and this helped me get reminded of my itinerary for the day. Highly recommended!

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March 6, 2023

Definitely great value for money and so so much to look at. We spent the afternoon there and mostly went for the Mona Lisa but loads of other great interesting stuff to see. The tickets cover the whole of the museum. The only thing is you need to bring drinks and snacks as the museum is such a maze and we found it confusing to walk around

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March 4, 2023

Very well organised.Get to the pyramid about 30mins before your slot and you will still be allowed into the queue.There are 2 queues,one for bookings on the hour and one for the half hour.As we were early we were at the front of our queue.Once inside we followed the route to see the Mona Lisa which again was well organised and then we just wandered for about 1.5 hrs

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March 3, 2023

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