One afternoon this past July, as my wife and I exited the Louvre at closing time through I.M. Pei’s glass pyramid onto the museum’s main court, a young couple from Australia stopped me to ask about the t-shirt I was wearing. 368 more words
The Louvre Museum is one of the largest and most important museums in the world. It is housed in the expansive Louvre Palace, situated in the 1st arrondissement, at the heart of Paris.The collection of the Louvre Museum was first established in the sixteenth century as the private collection of King Francis I. 417 more words
Musée du Louvre, or “The Louvre,” is an absolute beast of a museum. It’s so vast and contains so many thousands of pieces of art and relics that there’s simply no way to see it all in a day. 1,486 more words
Hello Everyone! I hope you’ve all had a great weekend!
It’s time to share Day 5 of our trip to Paris with you!
This was also the last day we could use our Paris Museum pass. 244 more words
PARIS – If the Socialist government gets its way, visitors to France’s three most touristic museums — the Louvre, the Musee d’Orsay and Versailles Palace — may get to visit seven days a week in coming years. 94 more words
I’m so excited to share Day 3 with all of you! This was another fun day of museums and sights. It was a Monday morning and I remember walking out of our hotel to the hustle and bustle of…well, a Monday morning. 510 more words