To prevent overcrowding in the galleries, the Louvre endeavours to spread
group access (between 7 and 30 people) over the entire day. They are therefore
requested to make a reservation in advance.
Groups consist of 7 to 30 persons.
Groups are restricted to 20 persons in Objets d'art Department.
Groups are permitted to enter the museum every day except on Tuesdays,
public holidays, during the entire day on the first Sunday of each month and
after 1pm on other Sundays.
Guided tours of the Napoléon III Apartments (Richelieu Wing) are not
permitted after 3pm.
Special Group Entrance through Passage Richelieu
(verification of advance booking).
Advance booking is obligatory:
- groups bringing their own guide "groupes autonomes":
: (33-1) 40 20 57 60 ;
Fax : (33-1) 40 20 58 24.
Price: Booking Fee per
group + Entrance Fee to the museum for each group member.
- groups requiring a museum guide:
Tél. : (33-1) 40 20 51 77 ;
Fax : (33-1) 40 20 54 46.
Price: Booking Fee per group + Guided Tour
Fee per group + Entrance Fee to the museum for each group member.
Free documentary assistance is offered by the museum in the multimedia
library to those preparing guided tours for school or association groups. Tel.:
(33-1) 40 20 52 80.
- Booking Fee (per group) .
Group of less than 7 persons: free .
Group of 7 to 30 persons: FF 150 .
School groups, groups of students
undergoing training who are accompanied by a teacher, teaching groups undergoing
training, and groups of disabled persons: free.
- Guided Tour Fee (per group, for a 1h30 tour) .
adults: FF 600 .
students, teachers, Carte Louvre Jeunes holders: FF 400 .
persons: FF 250 .
schoolchildren: FF 200 (FF 400 for visits to the
Entrance Fee to the museum in addition for each group member.