"The Louvre Museum is probably..." Louvre Tip by JaumeBCN

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The Louvre Museum is probably the most important museum in the World. The king François I was the first art collector acquiring some works. By 1793 the palace possessed 650 works, by 1933 more than 173.000. From Greek masterpieces such as the 200 b.C. Victory of Samothrace or the II century b.C. Venus de Milo to outstanding works by Michelangelo, Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Rubens, Velázquez, El Greco, Dürer? Bu the most 'popular' painting at the Louvre Museum is the Mona Lisa (La Gioconda), painted by Leonardo da Vinci.

Address: 99 rue de Rivoli, Paris, France, 75058
Directions: Métro: Palais Royal-Musée du Louvre
Phone: +33 1 40 20 50 50
Website: http://www.louvre.fr

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  • Updated Aug 24, 2002
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