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When to visit

Musée du Louvre

  • 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
    Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • Closed

Last entry: 1 hour before closing

Clearing of rooms: 30 minutes before closing

Public holidays: the Louvre is closed on 1 January, 1 May and 25 December. It remains open on all other public holidays unless they fall on a Tuesday, the museum’s day of closure.

Tuileries Garden

  • 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM
    Visitors will be asked to vacate the premises as of 10.30 p.m.
Entrance fees
Tuileries Garden

Musée Eugène-Delacroix

  • 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
    Closed on Tuesdays
Entrance fees
Ticket price at museum

Combined ticket: Admission to the Louvre and to the Musée National Eugène-Delacroix within 2 days of first use.

Ticket prices


Entrance fees
Tickets purchased online
Tickets purchased at the museum
Limited number available during off-peak times.
-18 year olds, -26 year old residents of the EEA

See full list of visitors eligible for free admission 

Are you coming in a group (7 or more people) ?

See group prices 

Admission and exit

Think ahead of everything you would like to do at the museum as any exit is final.

Tours & activities

Tarif visite et activités
Audio guide
6 admission tickets and 6 audio guide bookings per person.
Guided tours, storytime and workshops
This price does not include admission to the museum.
€9 to €12
Guided tours, storytime and workshops + Louvre
Musée des Arts Décoratifs + Louvre
Offer available until 15 July 2021.

Payment methods

Visitors eligible for free admission

Admission is free for the following visitors:

–18 year olds
Present official piece of ID.

–26-year-old residents of the European Economic Area (EU, Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein)
Present certificate of residence or valid piece of ID.


‘Pass Education’ holders
Present valid ‘Pass Education’.

Art, art history and applied arts teachers
Present proof of subject taught.

Artists affiliated to the Maison des Artistes (in France) or the AIAP (Association Internationale des Arts Plastiques)
Present valid membership card or certificate.

ICOM and ICOMOS members
Present valid membership card.

Job seekers
Present proof of entitlement (dated within the last year or indicating a period of validity).

People on income support
Present proof of entitlement (dated within the last year or indicating a period of validity).

Disabled visitors and the person accompanying them

Grille tarifaire 2020

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Free admission

The Louvre is free for all visitors on 14 July!


Become a member of the Amis du Louvre

The Amis du Louvre offers a range of membership programmes (youth, solo and duo, family), with prices ranging from €15 to €120.

Carte Louvre Professionnels

Enseignant, acteur du champ social ou du handicap ? Facilitez votre visite et bénéficiez de formations pour accompagner vos groupes.