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Visiting the Louvre

louvreEasily one of France’s most beautiful and iconic sites. The largest museum in the world. A central landmark in Paris and the most visited museum in the world.

If you’re a huge fan of art and history, here are some quick information on visiting the amazing Louvre.

The Musee du Louvre offers free entrance to those below 18 years of age and for adults over the age of 18 years old a fee of about $17 is charged. There’s an audio guide you can use while in the museum to give you an audio tour that can be downloaded on your phone via an app “Louvre-Lens Museum”that can be downloaded for free on your phone. The app features audio from experts as well as curators and lecturers as they passionately speak about the exciting tour you’re about to embark on, as well as giving you tips and insightful information on events and exhibitions.

Lectures and symposiums take place every 2-3 days on a range of topics including some of the challenges faced by museums today, developments in the industry, conservation and many more. There are films, live performances, music, and classical concerts held.

 

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