Closing Time at the Louvre: Mona Lisa at Her Most Peaceful

479 reviews

3 hours

Max 15

Why take this tour?

Highlights

  • See Leonardo da Vinci's masterpiece, the Mona Lisa
  • Immerse yourself among the masterpieces housed within the acclaimed museum
  • Familiarize yourself with the history of the building with the help of your expert guide
  • Sites Visited
  • Louvre Museum
  • Da Vinci's "Mona Lisa"
  • Italian sculptures
  • Classic Greek art rooms
  • French painting galleries
  • Medieval Louvre Exhibit (Moat)
  • Galerie d'Apollon (Crown Jewels)
  • Tour Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Expertly guided walking tour
  • Skip-the-line ticket for Louvre Museum
  • Headset

Take some time out with the lovely 'Mona Lisa'

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Verified Customer Reviews

Overall Rating
4.9 /5
based on 479 reviews
Rating summary by category
Guide
4.9/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Latest reviews
Excellent
Great tour with Addie! She was awesome and so knowledgeable on all the art work and sculptures we saw in Le Louvre. Would recommend if you only have a few hours to see some of the highlights in the museum.
Monica · Nov 28, 2022 · United States · Female · 25 to 34 years
Great
The Louvre is spectacular and our guide Addie is very knowledgeable and also made the tour fun plus she is very interactive. My wife and I absolutely loved it.
James · Nov 27, 2022 · Australia · Male · 45 to 54 years
Excellent
Team Adam for life! Seriously, Adam is such an incredible guide for this experience. He’s probably the best guide of any kind of tour I’ve ever been on. I will be back in Paris and would love to do another tour with him!
Eujin · Nov 25, 2022 · United States · Male · 45 to 54 years
Great
Great Walk-tour! We were in best hands with Guide, Violette! Utmost knowledgeable it was a joy to listen to her. She made sure not to overwhelm with information, but kept it digestible and most importantly, interesting and intriguing! Très magnifique!
Lori · Nov 20, 2022 · United States · Female · 45 to 54 years
Excellent
The tour guide was excellent in every respect. Highly recommend for visiting the Louvre as without a guide you would not appreciate so much.
Elizabeth · Nov 18, 2022 · Canada · Male · 65 to 74 years

Meeting Point

Meeting Point Map ⟶

Meeting Point
Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel

Please meet 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.

FAQs

Why is it so hard to see the Mona Lisa without a lot of people?
The Mona Lisa is arguably the most famous painting in the world due to a variety of factors that include its painter, Leonardo da Vinci, the fact that he left very few completed paintings, the mysterious circumstances surrounding the painting, and the fact that it was stolen and lost for a number of years. It is housed in the Louvre, which is the most visited art museum in the world. When you combine all of these things, it makes the Mona Lisa probably the most visited/overcrowded painting in the world. Seeing it without the heaviest crowds is a matter of experience, opportunity, and very good timing.
Can you guarantee that I will see every room in the Louvre listed here?
We can't guarantee it, but it's very likely. As with all museums, particular galleries of the Louvre may be closed without prior notice, or pieces may be removed for restoration or loan. In this case, your guide will make an appropriate substitution. However, as the pieces and the rooms we visit on our tour are the most important in the museum, these are the ones least likely to close or leave on loan.
What can I bring inside the Louvre Museums?
Please note that the Louvre will not allow large items inside the museum, so you should bring only a small daypack or handbag. More specifically, only bags smaller than 21.5 in x 13.5 in x 7.5 in (55 cm x 35 cm x 20) cm are permitted. Suitcases and large bags must be left outside. Closed, clear bottles of water are allowed inside the Louvre however food is forbidden inside the site. Please be advised that the use of selfie sticks and flash photography is not allowed inside the Louvre. Additional security checks may cause longer waits at unavoidable security lines at times.
I use a wheelchair: Can I take this tour?
Unfortunately, this tour route is not fully wheelchair accessible so wheelchair users cannot join our group tour. Please contact customer service at [email protected] to enquire about wheelchair-friendly tours.
Do I need to bring an ID with me on this tour?
Yes! Please ensure that all members of your party have a valid ID on them on the day of the visit. This is particularly important for guests who have qualified for a student discount.

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