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Make the Most of the Louvre


New York Times - May 1, 2017
The Louvre, a former fortress and royal palace, is one of the world's most awe-inspiring museums, a trove of history from the seventh century B.C. to the mid-19th century. Antiquities from the East and West vie for attention with masterpieces by ...
 

The Louvre museum in Paris reopened after Election Day scare


Washington Examiner - May 7, 2017
The courtyard outside the Louvre museum in Paris has reopened after a brief security scare prompted an evacuation of the site where French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron plans to celebrate election night. Explosives experts have left the site ...
 

Louvre Abu Dhabi to open in November, sources say


Art Newspaper - May 11, 2017
A decade after the €1bn contract was signed to create the Louvre Abu Dhabi, and following multiple construction delays, the museum should finally open this November, if everything goes according to plan. A date in the second half of the month has even ...
 

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Franklin Mint Treasures of the Louvre, 1.4oz ea, all 50 pcs, Complete Collection


 

1972 Treasures Of The Louvre 71 OZ Sterling Silver 50 Coin Set First Edition COA


 

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Rick Steves' French Phrase Book & Dictionary


by: Rick Steves
Bonjour! From ordering a café au lait in Paris to making new friends in the Loire Valley, it helps to speak some of the native tongue. Rick Steves, bestselling author of travel guides to Europe, offers well-tested phrases and key words to cover every situation a traveler is likely to encounter. This handy guide provides key phrases for use in everyday circumstances and comes complete with phonetic spelling, an English-French and French-English dictionary, the latest information on European currency and rail transportation, and even a tear-out cheat sheet for continued language practice as you wait in line at the Louvre.
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The Louvre: All the Paintings


by: Vincent Pomarède
An historic publishing event! Endorsed by the Louvre and for the first time ever, every painting from the world's most popular museum is available in one stunning book. All 3,022 paintings on display in the permanent painting collection of the Louvre are presented in full color in this striking, slipcased book.

Comes with an enclosed, supportive DVD-ROM.

The Louvre is the world's most visited art museum, with 8.5 million visitors annually, and houses the most celebrated and important paintings of all time.
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Fodor's Paris


by: Fodor's Travel Guides
Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.

Paris is an all-time top destination for travelers, and it's easy to see the allure: the experiences--dining, shopping, museum-going, neighborhood strolling--are all legendary. The new Fodor's Paris captures the best of the City of Light, from the masterful cuisine to the sweeping romance of the Eiffel Tower.

This travel guide includes:
· Dozens of full-color maps plus a handy pullout map with essential information.
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Rohan at the Louvre


by: Hirohiko Araki
By the bestselling author of JoJo's Bizare Adventure. Stunning illustrations depict an original fantasy story in this captivating graphic novel. As Rohan, a young Japanese manga artist, is drawing, he meets a mysterious, beautiful woman who tells him of a cursed 200-year-old painting. The painting was created using the blackest ink ever known, which came from a 1,000-year-old tree that the painter had cut down without the approval of the Emperor. The painter was executed for this, but the painting was saved from destruction by a curator of the Louvre.
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5 WEIRD things at the Louvre!


Mona Lisa! Venus DeMilo! The Louvre is the World's Biggest art museum and among it's many treasures and secrets it houses plenty of bizarre, unusual, strange ...
 

Musée du Louvre (Paris) - A Virtual Tour through the Louvre Museum in Paris, France


Musée du Louvre (Paris) - A Virtual Tour through the Louvre Museum in Paris, France The Louvre or the Louvre Museum (French: Musée du Louvre) is one of ...
 

Twenty Minutes at the Louvre Museum


An honest, whirlwind tour of the Louvre, visiting only the two greatest hits that tourists usually want to see: the Mona Lisa (at 12:19) and the Venus de Milo (at ...
 

Tips for Visiting the Louvre in Paris


THE LOUVRE IS CLOSED ON TUESDAYS. http://www.woltersworld.com Heading to the Louvre Museum in Paris, France can be an incredible experience.
 

Paris, France: The Magnificent Louvre


More info about travel to Paris: http://www.ricksteves.com/europe/france/paris The Louvre is a treasure trove of Western civilization, including the Mona Lisa and ...
 

 

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