Hi, we're also available in English.
Hallo, wir sind auch verfügbar in Deutsch.
Hola, también estamos disponibles en Español.
Bonjour, nous sommes également disponibles en Français.
Ciao, siamo disponibili anche in Italiano.
Hoi, we zijn ook beschikbaar in het Nederlands.
Olá, também estamos disponíveis em Português.
Show tickets nearby
Sign in
Change language
Change currency
AUD ($)
CAD ($)
CHF (Fr)
DKK (kr)
EUR (€)
GBP (£)
NOK (kr)
PLN (zł)
SEK (kr)
USD ($)
24/7 Support
Tiqets Customer Service is available 24/7 in English. Other languages depend on availability.
Phone numbers
For urgent matters please call us.
We respond within one hour.
We respond within 10 minutes.
Add Tiqets to your contacts. It's a Dutch phone number, so don’t forget to include +31.
When you start chatting, please quote your name and order number.

Tickets for Louvre Museum: Skip The Line

Visit the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo and 35,000 other artistic treasures

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.
Receive your tickets via email, SMS and our app
Show tickets on your smartphone
Skip the line, no waiting
Loading booking widget
Opening hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:45
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:45
09:00 - 18:00
Ticket collection newsstand
08:30 - 18:15
08:30 - 18:15
08:30 - 18:15
08:30 - 18:15
08:30 - 18:15
08:30 - 18:15
Best time to visit
Thursdays and Fridays
  • One of the world's most authoritative museums, the Louvre's collection ranges from arts and crafts of ancient civilizations right up to the middle of the 19th century
  • The Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo and Winged Victory are the three marquee names, but there are 35,000 artistic treasures inside, so block out plenty of time in your day for your visit
  • Bypass the purchase line. Take your voucher to the newspaper kiosk in nearby Place du Palais Royal, and exchange it for a paper ticket. Then walk right in!

A Grand Old Dame of art museums, the Louvre's collection ranges from Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Greek antiquities to masterpieces by artists such as da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Rembrandt. With 35,000 artworks it's a big and worthwhile commitment. NOTE: This ticket gets you skip the line access, but you must show your mobile voucher at a nearby newspaper stand ('kiosk') to receive an official paper ticket.

The Louvre is of the world’s largest and most authoritative museums. Its magnificent Classical silhouette is a familiar sight in the center of Paris. The collection focuses on two important eras in art history; Art and Craftwork from ancient civilizations (especially those that laid the foundation for Western art) and Western European Art from the Middle Ages to 1848 or so (later art can be found at the Musée d’Orsay).

This famous museum began as a palace, bearing the personal art collections of French kings. Art first went on display here under the initiative of the royal academy in 1725 but it wasn't until 1793 - during the French Revolution - that it opened as a public art gallery (not a coincidence).

Before too long the museum's already impressive collection was being bolstered by the spoils of Napoleon’s excursions around Europe. He transformed the Louvre's art collection into the biggest in the world - though some of that ill-gotten booty has been returned, some of it remains to this day.


The scale of this museum can be overwhelming - the south side facing the Seine is 700m long. But downloading self-guided tours from the website, or picking up a €5 multimedia guide, will help you navigate this huge labyrinth of artistic treasures.

See more
See less
Ticket features
Smartphone tickets accepted
Skip The Line
What's included
  • Local pickup of a paper Louvre ticket from the nearby newsstand
  • Access to the Museum’s permanent collection and all temporary exhibitions (subject to availability) for the whole day
  • You can enter, leave, and return to the museum as many times as you like over the course of the day
  • Entry to the Louvre using only your smartphone - paper tickets must be picked up adjacent to the museum
  • Skip-the-line access to the temporary exhibitions
  • Skip the security line
Ticket collection newsstand
Kiosque Palais Royal / St Honoré, 75001, Paris
Louvre Museum
99 rue de Rivoli, Paris
  • Go to the green newsstand near the Brasserie du Louvre (see map). At the newsstand (1), show your smartphone voucher and receive your paper tickets
  • Continue to the ‘Priority Entrance for visitors already bearing tickets’ in front of the Pyramid (2), to the left of the normal waiting line
  • The newsstand is open from 08:30 - 18:15
  • Due to renovations around the brasserie, a sign with the Tiqets logo will be in place to help you locate the kiosk

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.

Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchairs can be borrowed free of charge
Additional info


Closing starts 30 minutes before closing time.

Getting There

  • Take the metro to the Palais Royal stop and use exit 3
  • The newsstand where you need to collect your paper tickets is at the corner of Place du Palais Royal and rue Saint Honoré, in front of La Brasserie du Louvre and opposite to Le Louvre des Antiquaires
  • Please note that the newsstand isn't located on Place Colette

Room Closures

Due to the size of its collections and its day-to-day agenda, the museum can't maintain all of its rooms open every day. Please note that galleries may occasionally have to close at short notice. For further details, please check the official website.

Feb 17, 2018
Thats good
Feb 17, 2018
Buying the tickets was great but getting them was not really explained
Feb 16, 2018
The Tiqet booth was easy to find and close to the Louvre. Tiqets is so easy to use especially compared to Headout. With kids- 14, 12, 10 yo- we had an amazing time and we ALL loved it. Too much to see in one visit.
Feb 15, 2018
Very easy to use
Feb 15, 2018
Fast and easy enterance to Louvre Museum.
Feb 14, 2018
Great time at the Musée du Louvre and the redeeming of the ticket is very easy by going to the green newsstand across the street from the Musée. Got to see amazing exhibits and I will cherish this memory forever
Feb 14, 2018
Received a discount with my second use of Tiqets.com. Very nice and easy. Walked right into the Louvre, avoiding the long line.
Feb 14, 2018
There were huge lines for entry anyway
Feb 13, 2018
everything was explained very well on the voucher en the seller was very friendly
Feb 12, 2018
visit ok, we had to search where to get our tickets, had to queue a little while only, but it all went rather smooth...

Common questions

What do these tickets include?
This ticket includes a single entrance to the venue, in combination with other services. You can find this information under the section 'What's included' on this page.
Are there special discounts for different age groups/students or teachers?
Discounts for different age groups vary per product. You can find discount related information while selecting your tickets in the checkout. When choosing your tickets, check for ticket types with discounted prices. For example, some products have a ticket type 'Child', which is specifically for children. Remember to bring a valid ID to the venue if you've purchased a discounted ticket.
What payment methods do Tiqets support?
We support popular payment methods used across the globe, notably Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, Alipay and iDeal. Some payment options are specific to the language and currency combination you use when ordering tickets.
Do I have to print these tickets?
You don't have to print these tickets. See the section titled 'Instructions' on the product page for more information on this. Download the Tiqets app to get access to your tickets on your phone - even when offline.