The Louvre, Paris, France

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  • 6 mentions in 4 Days in Paris - Recommendations?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...restaurant by Chef Joel Robouchon if you wish to go upscale. Do go to Musée d'Orsay, Musée Picasso and of course The Louvre. Shop in the Saint-Germain-des-Prés area, get the best macarons in the world at Pierre Herme' (several locations) and..." See More

    • Steve Y.

      Steve Y. said, "...time is gone. If you absolutely love spending all day in museums...well, then your gotta do list has to have the The Louvre. You could scrap walking around Ile Saint-Louis and do a quick visit to Notre Dame and do the..." See More

    • Dave S.

      Dave S. said, "...There is so much to see and do in Paris. The Louvre would be at the top of my list. It is huge so read about it online before you go and decide which exhibits you want to see. Many of the..." See More

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, "...6 day duration-www.parispass.com) It will save you money and will often allow you to bypass queues at attractions-especially handy at the The Louvre. (Not at Château De Versailles -will have to queue there) Go up to top of L'Arc de Triomphe..." See More

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...the weather is nice, its a long walk... if the weather is crummy, take the Metro). See the Notre Dame Cathedral, The Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay; on a sunny day, go to the Sacré-Cœur Basilica & go to the Place du..." See More

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...Amazing city. Here Eiffel Tower The Louvre L'Arc de Triomphe de l'Etoile Notre Dame Luxembourg Champs-Élysées Here's a 4-day guide that is a good starting point: http://www.ruebarue.com/paris/guide?num-days=4&pace=1&starting-date=2015-12-14 And a Paris holiday guide: http://www.ruebarue.com/paris/ideas/the-paris-holiday-season-guide/5781424338632704 Have a great trip!..." See More

  • 6 mentions in Is the Paris Museum Pass worth it?

    • John B.

      John B. said, "...How much do you like museums? I could spend 5 days just working my way through The Louvre alone. If I were you I would decide what I absolutely must see on this trip museum-wise, limiting myself to maybe two or three..." See More

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...I get one every time I go to Paris and I always save money and time. The The Louvre and Musée d'Orsay both have late nights where you can schedule to go later in the day if you are enjoying the sunshine...." See More

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...the larger museums if you have done some research ahead of time to plan what interests you and what doesn't. The The Louvre is huge and has so much to see, it can be overwhelming if you don't have a plan in..." See More

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...You can get a two (consecutive) day pass and visit The Louvre in the morning, have lunch, visit the Musée d'Orsay in the afternoon (pass almost paid for now); you can go up on the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, up on..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...to location and how much time you think you'll want to spend there. You could spend all day at just the The Louvre and nearly as much at the Musée d'Orsay, but if you know that you only want to focus on..." See More

    • Brenda B.

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      Brenda B. said, "...No, AND here is my top secret tip. Go to The Louvre and look for the mini Arc de Triomphe and walk downstairs. You will see a "tabac" shop at the bottom of the stairs. Buy ALL your tickets there and skip..." See More

  • 5 mentions in Best route for 3 days in Paris

    • Daphne L.

      Daphne L. said, "...see - from there you can go for a bit of shopping at Printemps de l'Homme and Galeries Lafayette. don't forget The Louvre! if you have no time to visit it, the pyramide and the Tuileries are also really nice !..." See More

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...Louvre Pyramid and admire the Cour Carrée et Pyramide du Louvre. If you have time to spend a couple hours, see The Louvre. Otherwise save it for another day. Walk to and under Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel and through the..." See More

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...de Paris, Latin Quarter, Luxembourg Garden, Les Invalides, Champ de Mars and Eiffel Tower. If you want to go to the The Louvre, just do it outside because you take too long to cross it.- Day 3: Palace of Versailles. On..." See More

    • patricia C.

      patricia C. said, "... The Louvre, Versailles, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur (and its view of Paris below), Notre Dame, Eiffel Tower (the tower lights up every night, on the hour, and the best place to see the light show is Place du Trocadero across the street),..." See More

    • victoire d.

      victoire d. said, "...Eiffel Tower Montmartre funicular The Louvre..." See More

  • 4 mentions in How many days should a first timer spend in Paris?

    • Paul W.

      Paul W. said, "...de l'Orangerie des Tuileries with Monet Water Lilly murals in basement, Jardin des Tuileries with lots of fountains and sculpture, and The Louvre (Right Bank, 1st and 8th). One day walking the boulevard Le St Germain (Left Bank., 7th , 6th, 5th)..." See More

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...do stay somewhere near the Île de la Cité , because that will position you nearest to Notre Dame Cathedral , The Louvre, Place de la Concorde , the La Seine and the Eiffel Tower . Your planning must take into..." See More

    • Aline G.

      Aline G. said, "...I think 4 days would be the minimum. A good week would be even better. You can spend 3 days at The Louvre, so if I where you I just will choose two areas to see. Because its huge. I really..." See More

    • TJ T.

      TJ T. said, "...to see all of the museums and Versailles. We spent a full day at Versailles and a second full day at The Louvre. We managed to get in and out of the others in record time. I spent a long time..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Must sees in Paris and Nice??

    • Micheline E.

      Micheline E. said, "...du Sacre-CoeurCathédrale Notre Dame de Paris Notre DameEiffel Tower Eiffel TowerPlace Saint-Michel (many restaurants and cafes in the area) Saint-MichelLouvre museum The Louvre Go in a trip by Bateau mouche paris (some provide dinner) Bateaux MouchesParis Opera OpéraRue mouffetard ( has many..." See More

    • Janet C.

      Janet C. said, "...the summer, so you can see the tower lit up on your way back. Bring a light jacket in the summer. The Louvre, of course, is a must see, BUT I really like the Impressionist paintings at the Musée d'Orsay. Flam's..." See More

    • Steve D.

      Steve D. said, "...the Latin Quarter, and Sainte-Chapelle. You can find a self guided tour in Rick Steves' Paris guide book. Afternoon: Tour the The Louvre. Evening: Enjoy the Trocadéro scene and a twilight ride up the Eiffel Tower. Day 2 Morning: Follow Rick..." See More

    • Kemkem C.

      Kemkem C. said, "...Marceau, Jim Morrison, Oscar Wilde and my beloved Modigliani are buried. Wear comfy shoes and do the long walk from the The Louvre to the Champs-Élysées, Place de la Concorde, Tuileries, Arc de Triomphe. Have fun!..." See More

  • 4 mentions in How many days do you recommend to see Paris?

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...and more relaxing. What you should not miss depends on what interests you most. If you are interested in museums, the The Louvre and the Musée d'Orsay are obvious choices. You can save a lot of time and money buying a Museum..." See More

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...in Paris and while we hit the high points we definitely felt stressed and would've liked more time. We did the The Louvre and the Musée d'Orsay one day (plan and buy tickets to the Louvre ahead of time and arrive right..." See More

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...way to start you first day would be to start at the Notre-Dame de Paris and walk your way to the The Louvre, Champs-Élysées, Arc de Triomphe and Eiffel Tower in a couple of hours just to get a feel for..." See More

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...few times, but it was my daughter's first visit. We stayed in the Opéra district, right beside the Palais-Royal and the The Louvre We walked a lot and got to see Notre-Dame de Paris Eiffel Tower Quartier Du Marais Champs-Élysées We also..." See More

  • 4 mentions in France in November- what to do and where to go?

    • JJ D.

      JJ D. said, "...things you think you want to see, then prioritize and revise. Here are some attractions/landmark that I think are must-sees: Museums: The Louvre- I would recommend getting tickets online ahead of time, since the line could potentially be pretty long. The..." See More

    • June B.

      June B. said, "...surrounds in a week. Just take a deep breath. Best is coffee and pastry and just relax. You can do the Louvre which is fabulous but so much is free and just absorb the culture. Relax and drink it in...." See More

    • Nilufer Y.

      Nilufer Y. said, "...tour a Paris (hop on-hop off) and its picking up point Rue Auber, where to stay in Paris République, Paris arrondissement, The Louvre ,Tuileries, La Grande Roue, Pont Alexandre III, Place de la Concorde, Disneyland Resort Paris Montmartre, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur, Moulin..." See More

    • cao t.

      cao t. said, "...visit of Eiffel Tower, Trocadero, Champ de Mars, Sacre Coeur, Place du Tertre, have a cafe at Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Notre-Dame de Paris, The Louvre, Versailles, the Les Bouquinistes along the Seine river, many beautiful bridge across Seine river, a lot museum and..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Free things to do in Paris?

    • Orni V.

      Orni V. said, "...experience as well. So first of all take a walk around and go to the pedestrian passages. Not far from the The Louvre in the heart of the ancient city, there's Rue Montorgueil the street of ancient French shops. A pictoresque pedestrian..." See More

    • Melissa M.

      Melissa M. said, "...and grants you admission to many of the top museums and cultural sites in Paris for that one price, including the The Louvre, the Musée d'Orsay, the Musée Picasso, Sainte-Chapelle, the towers of Notre-Dame, Château De Versailles if you feel like..." See More

    • Ragan S.

      Ragan S. said, "...(if I remember right) you can get into most museums, they are all fabulous! Napoleon's Tomb at Musée de l'Armée, the The Louvre .a stroll along the Avenue des Champs-Élysées and the Tuileries..enjoy and may the weather be lovely!..." See More

    • Ismael P.

      Ismael P. said, "...Free things: Luxembourg Garden Musée d'Orsay Eiffel Tower The Louvre Notre-Dame de Paris..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best itinerary for 3 days in London and 4 days in Paris

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...from a personal perspective. Do go up the Eiffel Tower if your kids don't have an issue with heights. I visited The Louvre when I was 9. My mum made sure we saw Venus de Milo, Winged Victory of Samothrace (I'm Greek..." See More

    • Jen D.

      Jen D. said, "...double check that. Get there early to get in line for entry. Metro stop across the street practically. You can do The Louvre, but skip the Mona Lisa--so overrated and there are so many more cool things to see in the..." See More

    • Ragan S.

      Ragan S. said, "...cars weave around the Arc de Triomphe. There are many stores that are more like experiences as you wander down towards The Louvre through the Tuilerieson your way, stop and have a sandwich at the little cafes there, feed the birds, watch..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best itinerary for 5 days covering Paris and Rome

    • Ashley and Ryan R.

      Ashley and Ryan R. said, "...sights in Paris in a day, busy but possible. Walk from the Notre-Dame de Parisalong the river, you'll get to the The Louvre. Walk through the Tuileries until you hit the Champs-Élysées, you'll see the Arc de Triomphe in the distance..." See More

    • Brenda B.

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      Brenda B. said, "...and just feel the flavor of the cities. Enjoy the food, the music, the people. If you insist on going to The Louvre, I've got a tip: walk to the Arc de Triomphe, walk down the staircase on either side. Look..." See More

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...Check in to your lodgings, then go out to see Montmartre at night. Day Four go to a museum (possibly the The Louvre) in the morning, visit Notre Dame, possibly Sainte-Chapelle, catch a sunset cruise on the Seine if the weather..." See More

  • 3 mentions in What to do with 4 days in Paris?

    • Sérgio N.

      Sérgio N. said, "...Canal Saint Martin. Landmarks Notre-Dame de Paris, Luxembourg Garden, Jardin Tuileries, Arc de Triomphe, Basilique du Sacre-Coeur and Eiffel Tower. Museums, The Louvre, Musee de l'Orangerie, Musee Rodin, George Pompidou and my favorite Musée d'Orsay. If you want to see a..." See More

    • Mei & Kerstin O.

      Mei & Kerstin O. said, "...(avoid those between the Quai Saint-Michel and the Panthéon). From there you can easily cross the Pont des Arts to visit The Louvre museum and the Opera Garnier. If you're too tired by then, catch a metro to get to George Pompidou..." See More

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...away an hour at the Palais-Royal gardens. Take a boat trip on the La SeineSee Notre-Dame de Paris and Musée d'Orsay The Louvre can be overwhelming and crammed full of visitors, so I would recommend checking the guide in advance and finding..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Is Paris as amazing as the rumors?

    • Valerie S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Valerie S. said, "...spend time among Monet's water lillies if you want to take a moment to understand how art makes Paris special... while The Louvre is cool because of how much art there is, l'Orangerie is more subtle, and I found it much easier..." See More

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...Paris is also a very beautiful city, especially the areas around the river. The city has first class museums from the The Louvre to the Musée d'Orsay to my personal favorite, the Musee Rodin. There are many fine restaurants in all price..." See More

    • Nilufer Y.

      Nilufer Y. said, "...to visit Paris. Enjoy..:) 1.Rue Auber L'Open Tour à Paris 2. Where to stay? Crowne Plaza Hotel Place de la République 3. The Louvre Musée du Louvre 4. Tuileries 5. La Grande Roue 6. Place de la Concorde 7. Disneyland Resort Paris 8...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the things to do in Paris on a rainy day ?

    • Joanna L.

      Joanna L. said, "...I'm thinking about museum too. For example, The Louvre. Because i was there in rainy day. :)..." See More

    • Rebecca W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Rebecca W. said, "...we spent ages there. The price isn't much and you can look around most of the theatre. More obvious places are The Louvre which is huge, therefore definitely worth going to on a rainy day. Catacombes de Paris are worth going to,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Help me if i need some adjustment for my itinerary

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...it with only three days in Paris. I'll let you choose how much shopping to do and where. To go the The Louvre, there are places you can buy tickets in advance and entrances where the security lines are much shorter..." See More

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...Three days in Paris can fly, especially if you like museums and are overcome by the scale and abundance of the The Louvre including the chance to see the Mona Lisa, the Winged Victory of Samothrace, Michelangelo's Slaves, and the Venus de..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best places to explore in London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Switzerland?

    • Lorraine M.

      Lorraine M. said, "...Palace. Hyde Park. New Oxford St shopping. Paris- get the Paris pass-saves heaps, includes metro pass and if you go to The Louvre, will bypass the huge queues. Versailles is amazing-note that the pass won't save queueing there. Musée d'Orsay for..." See More

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...it depends on the ages and interests of the group but I always get a Paris Museum Pass and go to The Louvre, Musée d'Orsay, the Arc de Triomphe, Versailles and then whatever else fits in the trip. A boat ride..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the 10 things I'll be kicking myself if I don't see?

    • Anna K.

      Anna K. said, "...great for lounging under the sun, a picnic, or a party in the evening.And of course - the Eiffel Tower And The Louvre- both touristy but staples of Paris...." See More

    • Katharine C.

      Katharine C. said, "...all in one convenient location! Some places worth seeing: Jardin du LuxembourgArènes de LutèceDeyrolle (It is worth checking out)Jardin des Tuileries The Louvre (Can take a whole day but it has amazing collections. Go with a game plan.)Eiffel Tower (hop on the..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 8hr stop over in Paris...what is there to do?

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...from the airport, and go directly to the Île de la Cité, where you could then see Notre-Dame de Paris, the The Louvre, and the River Seine. If you do take a taxi, you should try to pre-arrange for the driver..." See More

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Seine. It stops at Champs-Élysées, Eiffel Tower, Musée d'Orsay, Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Notre-Dame de Paris, Jardines des Plantes, Hôtel de Ville, and the The Louvre. The entire trip if you stay on the boat is just 1 hour and 40 minutes, so I'd..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best itinerary to visit Europe - 15 days

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...Airport. Check in at your hotel. Rest.Days 11-14: Paris. Enjoy it. Climb the Eiffel Tower. Walk along La Seine. Visit the The Louvre. Sit in a cafe for hours - pick one. Depending on your interests, there are myriad other directions..." See More

    • stephanie w.

      stephanie w. said, "...specific museum experience like the rijks, Anne Frank House, Van Gogh Museum, etc Amsterdam can be skipped. In Paris you have The Louvre and we loved the walking tour -http://www.newparistours.com. The good thing is that this is a good problem to have..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Quick trip to Paris

    • Brew J.

      Brew J. said, "...see the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe , but if I had to choose between the big attractions and The Louvre Le Marais , Le Marais would win, for sure. If you are there during the day and want an..." See More

    • Jurijs B.

      Jurijs B. said, "...As I have done the same, in short: 1) The Louvre Le Louvre - probably will take the whole day. Amazing. 2) Sacre CoeurSacre coeur - historical. 3) Port des Champs ElyséesChamps Elysees - main street in Paris. You can dine there,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best things for teenagers to do and see in Paris?

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...the "beaches." Art in Paris is everywhere, but there is a limit to how much you can see in one trip. The Louvre can be overwhelming. If you decide to go there, get tickets or a pass in advance and have a..." See More

    • Edna |.

      Edna |. said, "...Hi Melissa, there are some great suggestions here! I would like to add your teenagers might enjoy the Treasure Hunt At The Louvre, known as THATLou, which is a fantastic way to see the museum and learn more about it in..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Must visit places in Paris?

    • Simon B.

      Simon B. said, "...good. The must visits places if you only have 3 days its the obvious choices: Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Champs-Élysées, The Louvre, Notre Dame Cathedral Gift Shop, Sacré-Cœur Basilica, Concorde and so on.... I recomend you a walk at night..." See More

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/03/12/a-quick-guide-to-paris/ For 3 days I suggest you mostly walk around the city and check out the major sites like Eiffel Tower The Louvre Arc de Triomphe Notre Dame Sacré-Cœur Basilica. In my guide I've also got dining suggestions and most of them..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Top ten must see places in Germany, France and UK

    • Megan O.

      Megan O. said, "...of this world amazing! France: Paris I spent 5 days in Paris as the beginning of November for a photography show. The Louvre is a must! But definitely leave a large amount of time and wear comfortable shoes. We went at night..." See More

    • Kirsty S.

      Kirsty S. said, "...add to it or just read some of them! you can get to all these museums from there as well as The Louvre and Notre Dame Cathedral . A tip for that is that there is a queue outside the front of..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the most popular neighborhoods in Paris?

    • Melissa M.

      Melissa M. said, "...stayed in the Quartier Du Marais (3rd/4th arrondissement) and I'd highly recommend it. It's easy to walk from there to the The Louvre, Notre-Dame de Paris, Sainte-Chapelle....or there are several Metro stops right nearby to whisk you away to any other..." See More

    • Martine A.

      Martine A. said, "...I like to stay around the Opéra, it's in the 9th arrondissemnt and very centrally located. You can walk to the The Louvre, to the Champs-Élysées; metro stations everywhere.... But hotels might be more expensive there......" See More

  • 2 mentions in Culture junkies in Paris

    • Rachel Z.

      Rachel Z. said, "...I love Jardin des Tuileries and especially The Louvre. The Musée de l'Armée is great, too and not as popular...." See More

    • Brew J.

      Brew J. said, "...people's opinion. The building is an old train station until a train plowed through the side of the building... true story. The Louvre can be a little overwhelming inside if its crowded, but the architecture and all are nice to check out...." See More

  • 2 mentions in how to cover Paris in 4 days/3 nights?

    • Crystal L.

      Crystal L. said, "...it. Day 2: In the morning walk around Île de la Cité, Notre Dame, the Latin Quarter, and Sainte-Chapelle. Do the The Louvre in the afternoon. The Eiffel Tower in the evening. Day 3: In the morning walk down Champs-Élysées from L'Arc..." See More

    • Nadia K.

      Nadia K. said, "...view try the rooftop of Printemps magasin. If you want to visit museums, try Musée d'Orsay'; Musee Rodin Musée Picasso or The Louvre (if I remember well at Louvre Thursday is the day with long opening hours) You have lots of touristic..." See More

  • 1 mention in Itinerary Advice?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...Musée d'Orsay . Personally, I’d go for the D’Orsay without question unless there’s something you really want to see at the The Louvre. I’d also cut out the La Conciergerie . It’s very interesting, but there’s not that much to see..." See More

  • 1 mention in Should I stay near Eiffel Tower or city center (Notre Dame area)?

    • Steve D.

      Steve D. said, "...in the Quartier Du Marais (Le Marais) area of Paris for a month. We could walk to Notre Dame and the The Louvre, and the Metro was right there to go anywhere else. My second favorite area to stay is near..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best way to get from the airport to Hotel Marais?

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...a grittier, less romantic, but incredibly fascinating side of the city. It's also close enough to the tourist center that the The Louvre and Notre Dame Cathedral, for example, are in walking distance. In the 20th arrondissement, a quick mètro ride from..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurants, hotels, etc. for big group.

    • Nilufer Y.

      Nilufer Y. said, "...tour a Paris (hop on-hop off) and its picking up point Rue Auber, where to stay in Paris République, Paris arrondissement, The Louvre, Tuileries, La Grande Roue, Pont Alexandre III , Place de la Concorde, Disneyland Resort Paris Montmartre, Basilique du..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must see's in France??

    • maretta k.

      maretta k. said, "...let you skip the lines! Of course museums are a big part of any Paris adventure so my suggestions would be The Louvre, and the Musée d'Orsay (both covered by the pass). Also for any trip I think Rick Steve's guidebooks..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need recommendation on hotels in Paris

    • Crystal L.

      Crystal L. said, "...Ménilmontant area. The Latin Quarter is more touristy since it is close to Notre Dame, but less so than say Tuileries/ The Louvre area. If you want to read more about the particulars of different Parisian neighborhoods, here is a great guide...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where is the best area to stay?

    • Lynn F.

      Lynn F. said, "...quite reasonable prices! Another area is the Le Marais area, but that may be a bit pricier. It's close to the The Louvre, Notre Dame etc. If you want a hotel, look in those areas, too. Most of the Paris sights..." See More

  • 1 mention in Safe Hostel in Paris, near Stade De France?

    • Steve D.

      Steve D. said, "...The Metro is right around the corner and the Marais is a lovely district of shopping, walking and close to the The Louvre and Notre Dame Cathedral...." See More

  • 1 mention in 1st Anniversary in Paris

    • buard i.

      buard i. said, "...George PompidouBeaubourg where you have art exhibition, and a restaurant, with a view on all Paris, because it's central. the garden The Louvre is central and parisian; you can visit the Musee de l'Orangerie and the Jeu de Paume, take a take..." See More

  • 1 mention in Paris with kids

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...national monuments and museums are free for children under 18, so you won't need passes for your kids. We did the The Louvre and Monet's Waterlily Orangerie in the same day, taking a leisurely walk through the gardens, stopping and telling stories..." See More

  • 1 mention in 14 days in Paris OR 7 days - Paris and 7 days - Rome

    • Emily N.

      Emily N. said, "...chair and just chill out for as long as it's open. (If you don't like art, I would say skip the The Louvre and do the Musée d'Orsay if you want to.) Walk along La Seine. Get falafel in the Quartier Du..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best district/neighborhood to rent an apartment for a family of 5

    • Steve D.

      Steve D. said, "...for a picnic. My other favorite neighborhood is Le Marais. The right bank district, not far from Notre Dame Cathedral and The Louvre serves up a moveable feast of fashion boutiques, quiet cafés, art galleries, narrow streets, leafy squares like the Place..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best neighbourhood to stay

    • Brew J.

      Brew J. said, "...bridge to Île de la Cité, where the Notre Dame Cathedral is, then back across the Seine and on to the The Louvre, Jardin des Tuileries, etc...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where is the best location to stay in Paris? Left bank vs right bank.

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...best served by staying as close to a Metro Station as you possibly can. For example, we have stayed near the The Louvre and could easily walk there, or across the river, but we had a Metro Stop very close to our..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurant recommendations in Paris 11th arrondissement

    • John S.

      John S. said, "...back along the other side of the river and across the Pont Alexandre III, along the Quai des Tuileries, by the The Louvre Pyramid, then by Notre-Dame de Paris and back to their apartment. It will be the best money they spend..." See More

  • 1 mention in Eurotrip: 28 nights, 9 Countries, 12 Cities

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...famous Champs-Élysées, see the Arc de Triomphe, go up the Eiffel Tower and explore the treasures and Mona Lisa in the The Louvre- you could be in a queue for hours. The Eiffel Tower lines can be 3 - 4 hours..." See More

  • 1 mention in Favorite Museum and Why?

    • Liv S.

      Liv S. said, "...I love The Louvre, I see it as a timeline of art history!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best areas in Paris for a family to stay?

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...I like the Opera district. It's relatively quiet but is within walking distance to many places including the The Louvre Palais Royal gardens and the Rue de Rivoli We loved the area and found some nice cafés and restaurants. There are some..." See More

  • 1 mention in Madrid > Paris > London > Amsterdam > Rome > Barcelona in 3 weeks. Doable?

    • Austin M.

      Austin M. said, "...make sure your not wasting time searching for things to do while you're there. Paris - you should def check out The Louvre. You could spend days there but on Friday nights people under 25 get in for free so that's..." See More

  • 1 mention in Private Driver/Tour Guide + Day Trips

    • Brenda B.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Brenda B. said, "...I saved on a Paris Pass, I had a great day with him. Best tip, go to the Tabac shop below The Louvre and purchase all your museum passes to avoid the line. This guide also does tours to Versailles and other..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best locations for a solo round the world trip?

    • Mark P.

      Mark P. said, "...you want to travel and for how long. For example if you like museums then you would need to visit the The Louvre and other museums in Paris, The British Museum and Victoria & Albert Museum in London, and the State Hermitage..." See More

  • 1 mention in Age limitation of free entrance in museum

    • Anjanee S.

      Anjanee S. said, "...is 18 to enter free and 25 if you are an EU citizen or resident. I know this applies to the The Louvre& Musée d'Orsay for example...." See More

  • 1 mention in Anyone have any quick day/ off the beaten path trips in Europe?

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...wears on. La Seine river runs right past Notre Dame , and the island it sits on is interesting as well. The Louvre is just a few blocks away, so if you are in a museum mood, you will be astounded by..." See More

  • 1 mention in Cheap hotel in the centre

    • Simon C.

      Simon C. said, "...advance, you can get them in Paris from Fnac stores, and you can then bypass the massive queues for places like The Louvre and Musée d'Orsay Enjoy your trip..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help! Confused traveler for Netherlands/Belgium/Paris trip

    • Terry L.

      Terry L. said, "...that it would difficult to give you price-sensitive ideas. If it were up to me, I'd suggest you stay near the The Louvre which would also wind up placing you very close to the Île de la Cité the site of the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Where Would You Go for 2 Weeks?

    • gillian n.

      gillian n. said, "...France. I've never been and there is so much to see. Versailles, Eiffel Tower, Catacombes de Paris, The Louvre, Normandy......" See More

  • 1 mention in Best areas for an apartment rental in Paris?

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...Last time I visited Paris we rented an apartment in the Opéra region which was very close to the Palais-Royal and The Louvre It was walkable to a lot of places and I always felt safe, even late at night. I also..." See More

  • 1 mention in Romantic Paris Hotels, Suggestions

    • Andrew Z.

      Andrew Z. said, "...great location with easy access to Parisian attractions. The hotel is in the heart of Paris near the Musée d'Orsay , The Louvre and the Café de Flore ...." See More

  • 1 mention in If money were no object, where would you go?

    • Cheryl W.

      Cheryl W. said, "...I would spend spend 3 month traveling/hiking in Europe and I would visit Eiffel Tower, The Louvre Buckingham PalaceTower Bridge then go see Big Benthen Culzean Castlethen Edinburghthen off to see Dublinthen off to see the Brusselsthen the Matterhorn then off to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Which public transportation should we choose?

    • Michael M.

      Michael M. said, "...leather is another good option for navigating Paris. Many sites are within walking distance of each other. One could walk from The Louvre, past the Palais de Justice de Paris and Sainte-Chapelle, and on to Notre Dame Cathedral in about 25..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is it comfortable for solo Indian in Paris?

    • Renate F.

      Renate F. said, "...systems in Europe. Understand how you will pay. Learn a few words in French, especially, "bon jour" and "merci." See the The Louvre, spend time in the Tuileries Garden outside the Louvre, climb the Eiffel Tower, walk and walk, and sit..." See More

  • 1 mention in Preparing for a family trip, what are necessities to bring?

    • Lauren F.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lauren F. said, "...Hi Emery, If you are planning to go to The Louvre I would definitely buy your tickets online in advance and get there right when they open as it gets overwhelmingly busy, especially in the summer months. This also goes for other..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need help planning how to visit London, Paris, and Newcastle upon Tyne

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...International. Paris is quite compact and easy to walk around. If you are interested in visiting galleries and museums, such a The Louvre or my favourite Musée d'Orsay, I would get there early in the morning. You will be able to see..." See More

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