Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
Eight centuries of history
Paris’s Louvre museum celebrates the inauguration of its Pyramid 30 years ago with a new exhibition
Wed, 28 Feb 2018 12:51
Missing Monet returns home to Japan
A painting by French Impressionist master Claude Monet that belonged to a Japanese collector but was lost for decades after WWII is now back in Tokyo, a museum official said Tuesday.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:58
Louvre to re-open Saturday: French minister
PARIS - The Louvre museum will reopen on Saturday after being closed following an attack on soldiers at the Paris complex, French Culture Minister Audrey Azoulay told reporters.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 17:17
Soldier shoots knife attacker near Louvre in Paris: police source
PARIS - A soldier shot and seriously injured a man who tried to attack him with a knife on Friday near the Louvre museum in Paris, police sources told AFP on condition of anonymity.
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:14
Louvre to evacuate artworks as Paris flood waters rise
PARIS - The Louvre museum in flood-hit Paris said it would close on Friday to evacuate artworks held in its underground reserves as the River Seine began to burst its banks.
Tue, 22 Oct 2013 00:00
Some people don't want to work more to earn more
Paris has everything to entice tourists - from famous attractions like the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum, to street cafes and delicious food. No wonder the city attracts about 27 million visitors each year. But to the dismay of many tourists, Paris,
Wed, 28 Mar 2012 00:00
The Louvre goes to Lens
The world famous Louvre Museum in Paris is to open a branch museum in Lens in northern France at the beginning of December, the central French tourist authority Atout France has announced.