Louvre Museum Paris - Exclusive Guided Tour (Reserved Entry Included!)

Paris, France
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From USD 127.01

Price varies by group size

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Prepare to be inspired by some of the world’s most famous artists as you step inside the iconic Louvre Museum. Head straight to the front of the queue with skip-the-line entrance, then journey through art history on a private tour. With the help of your expert guide, see masterpieces like the 'Venus de Milo' and the 'Mona Lisa,' learn about the evolution of art around the world, and discover little-known gems that many visitors miss.
  • Private tour of the Louvre Museum in Paris with skip-the-line entry
  • Head past the Louvre Museum entrance queues and head straight inside
  • Explore the galleries with a private guide and gain insight into Europe’s rich art history
  • Discover famous masterpieces such as the ‘Mona Lisa’ or the ‘Venus de Milo’

What's Included

  • Guided Museum Tour with Reserved Entry Included!
  • Tour guide exclusively for you (does not apply if you book semi-private option)
  • Louvre entrance fees
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Temporary exhibitions
  • Gratuities

Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

  • Louvre Pyramid
    75001 Paris, France

    Meet by the LOUIS XIV statue in front of the pyramid of the Louvre Museum. Meet your guide outside of the museum by the statue of the king Louis XIV riding his horse. The statue is the only statue situated in front of the main entrance pyramid of the Louvre museum.

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • It is imperative that you provide us with guests MOBILE PHONE NUMBER (including country code)
  • Tour Notes: Louvre museum may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Museum Entry Tickets Notes: Each guest will be provided with a timed ticket with their full name purchased by us directly from the official Louvre website on your behalf (Louvre Tickets: Adult Tickets 17€), All guests ages 0 to 17 enter for free and must bring their Valid photo ID to prove their age at security check. The ticket is personal and for exclusive use of each guest on the tour. Tickets NOT SOLD SEPARATELY and are only provided when guests book our guided tour.
  • IMPORTANT RE: WHEELCHAIR FRIENDLY **Wheelchair friendly tour is only available as a PRIVATE TOUR (if you chose the "SEMI-PRIVATE TOUR" option, you will not be able to have a tour or a refund)**
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Traveller Tips

It's not your tour guide's responsibility to wait for you and hold up precious time that eats into other tourists' punctuality.
Unless you have days to spend wandering the 38,000 pieces on display, skip the (really long) lines and see the art through Lilli's trained eyes.
Private tours are not cheap but it was an unforgettable experience and Taylor managed to bridge to our 12-year-old grand-daughter, as well as her mother and, of course, us her grand-parents.
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A great tour.
Katie_A, Mar 2023
Enjoyed hearing some stories that otherwise we wouldn't have known about. Learned a lot about the different reasons why a statue or art piece was designed.
Joe_S, Mar 2023
Fantastic guide, skipped the lines, saw all the highlights, truly a wonderful experience; all the family loved it
Guide Alex was very good....
Mark_P, Mar 2023
Guide Alex was very good. Very informative, and knowledgeable. Courteous, and went out of his way to be helpful.
Great tour
Christopher_B, Mar 2023
Our guide Romain, was excellent! Very informative and passionate about the art but also the history of when it was made and sometimes cultural stories about how it was acquired! We were also fortunate to have a little time at the end to see the Marie de Medici “self promotion” panels that tied in nicely with our tour of the Luxembourg Palace.
Nancy was one of the best...
mark_a, Mar 2023
Nancy was one of the best personal guides we have ever had. Informative on everything. Any question answered! Thank you Nancy for an amazing experience.
History personified
OLUYOMI_C, Mar 2023
The experience was exhilarating! The best part of the tour was the Mona Lisa and the walk through history by the very knowledgeable Hugo.
Worth it!!
Amanda_S, Mar 2023
Our guide Barbara was amazing! The ceilings and original walls were my favorite parts! Highly recommend!!
Great Louve tour!
Amy_F, Mar 2023
Dunya was excellent. Her knowledge and the information she shared really added to the experience. She was also great in navigating a very crowded Louvre.
Guide knowledgeable and maneuvered crowds.
Meg_J, Mar 2023
We had booked telling the company we wanted to be on the same tour with our friends. When we got there we weren’t booked that way. Our guide met with the other guide and got it all straightened out.
Loved Le Louvre and our tour guide, Z
Bruce_P, Mar 2023
Our tour guide, "Z" (?Zdvanka?) was a wonderful guide for my wife and me. He is very knowledgeable and humor. We had a great private tour.
Louvre in the Day
Estelle_B, Mar 2023
Great experience with our tour guide Belen ! She was amazing at bringing this tour to life, she was very interactive and answered all our questions . We toured outside the Louvre and learned the history before going in, while inside we were given ample time to take pics if we wanted. Great tour.
Roy_L, Mar 2023
Mathew was a great guide. He was very informative and tailored our tour to our liking. We would gladly recommend him to our friends. Roy and Woo Joon
Denise_I, Mar 2023
Our guide Michele was amazing! He was knowledgeable about any piece of of art that anyone asked about. He took his time and was really great at explaining each piece we asked about.
Louve tour
Peyton_R, Mar 2023
Sunday was terrific! She knew the history of art, architecture, and France. She customized our trIp and gave great recommendations for other things to do in Paris as well.
Excellent guided tour
Oisin_D, Mar 2023
Our tour guide, Valerie made our Louvre visit so much more enjoyable with her enthusiasm and knowledge. We would highly recommend this tour.
Very entertaining and exclusive tour
Lyna_D, Mar 2023
We thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Valerie. She has a deep understanding of the history of the area, which made the experience come alive. The way she presented each gallery, and in the order she presented them, gave us a real appreciation of the art displayed and its place in history. Will definitely recommend Louvre Museum Paris - Exclusive Guided Tour to friends and associates. Many thanks.
This is the one
harry_h, Mar 2023
What a great tour of a great museum. Daniel from Dublin was our guide and he couldn’t have been better. He knew everything about the place, he was funny and connected with the whole tour. Highly recommend
The Amazing Anatole
Bryan_C, Mar 2023
This tour was very well done! Everything worked like a charm and the tour company was very communicative. Anatole our tour guide was incredible and very knowledgeable. We learned so much and he really was able to walk us through the highlights very quickly and effectively.
Dunya is The Best @ The Louvre
Tom_H, Mar 2023
This was the best guided tour of the Louvre. Our guide Dunya was kind, accommodating and incredibly knowledgeable; an in-depth knowledge of the art, the museum, and French history. We are grateful she shared her rich understanding and her ability to communicate in a way that quickly brought the artifacts to life before our eyes. If you can request Dunya do it.
Miriam was amazing!
Greg_G, Mar 2023
Miriam was amazing! Made sure we had an easy meet up and priority access. Let us pick our preferences for the tour. And she had nonstop interesting facts and stories that kept our entire family engaged. Highly recommend!