Visitor information


Napoleon Hall, Louvre Museum

ACCESS - Entrance via:

- the Pyramid
- the Galerie du Carrousel
- Passage Richelieu (only for groups and visitors with tickets or membership cards).


From April 21 to July 18, 2011


- 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday (rooms begin to close at 5:30 p.m.)
- 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday and Friday (rooms begin to close at 9:30 p.m.)

Closed Tuesday.
The Louvre will be closed on Sunday, May 1, 2011.

*Liable to modification.


Exhibition ticket: € 11
The “Exhibition ticket” gains entry to the “Claude Lorrain: The Draftsman Studying Nature” and “Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus” exhibitions.
Combined ticket (Permanent collection + Exhibition): € 14

Free admission for under-18s, job-seekers (on presentation of a certificate less than six month old), holders of the following membership cards: Carte Louvre Jeunes, Carte Louvre Professionnels, and Amis du Louvre; and for any handicapped person and companion upon presentation of an invalidity document.

Admission to the Louvre’s permanent collection (exhibitions excluded) is free for everyone on the first Sunday of each month, and on July 14.

Online tickets

+33 (0)1 40 20 53 17


Claude Gellée, known as Claude Lorrain, Wooded River Banks (detail) – circa 1640-45 – Black chalk, various shades of brown wash – H. 18.2 cm; W. 26.8 cm – Teylers Museum, Haarlem, inv. L 32 – Acquired by the Teyler Foundation in 1790 –© Haarlem, Teylers Museum