The Louvre

The Louvre, or the Louvre Museum, is the world's largest art museum and a historic monument in , . A central landmark of the city, it is located on the Right Bank of the in the city's .
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Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The Musée d'Orsay is a museum in Paris, France, on the of the . is situated 690 metres west of The Louvre. Photo: DXR, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a triumphal arch in , located in the . is situated 230 metres west of The Louvre. Photo: Thesupermat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a public square in the , located at the open end of the courtyard of the Louvre Palace, a space occupied, prior to 1883, by the Tuileries Palace. is situated 150 metres northwest of The Louvre. Photo: Georgezhao, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Building
The is a large glass and metal pyramid designed by Chinese-American architect I. Photo: Flickr, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, the cosmopolitan capital of , is one of the largest agglomerations in , with 2.2… Photo: Benh, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The centre of contemporary and the site of such landmarks as the Louvre and of the Tuileries… Photo: Jjtkk, Public domain.

Neighborhood
Photo: Mbzt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Louvre

Latitude
48.861° or 48° 51' 39.7" north
Longitude
2.3359° or 2° 20' 9.1" east
Elevation
44 metres (144 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2997319

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Louvre
  • Albanian: Louvra
  • Albanian: Louvre
  • Albanian: Luovra
  • Albanian: Luvra
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  • Albanian: Luvri
  • Albanian: Museu i Luvrit
  • Albanian: Muzeu i Luvrit
  • Albanian: Muzeu i Luvrës
  • Amharic: ሉቭር ሙዚየም
  • Arabic: Louvre
  • Arabic: اللوفر
  • Arabic: لوفر
  • Arabic: متحف اللوفر
  • Arabic: هرم اللوفر الزجاجى
  • Arabic: هرم اللوفر الزجاجي
  • Aragonese: Museu d'o Louvre
  • Armenian: Լուվր
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  • Belarusian: Музей Луўр
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  • Bengali: লুভ্র্‌
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  • Egyptian Arabic: اللوڤر
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  • English: France. Musee du Louvre Paris
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  • Nepali: लुभ्र दरवार
  • Northern Sami: Louvre
  • Norwegian: Louvre
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Louvre
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Musée Napoléon
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  • Norwegian Bokmål: Musée national du Louvre
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Louvre
  • Novial: Louvre
  • Occitan (post 1500): Lovre
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܒܝܬ ܥܬܩܐ ܕܠܘܒܪ
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE): ܠܘܒܪ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Louvre
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  • Panjabi: ਲੂਵਰ ਅਜਾਇਬਘਰ
  • Persian: لوور
  • Persian: موزه لوور
  • Persian: موزهٔ لوور
  • Persian: موزۀ لوور
  • Persian: موزیم لوور
  • Persian: کاخ لوور
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  • Romanian: Muzeul Louvre din Paris
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  • Romanian: Palatul Luvru
  • Russia Buriat: Лувр
  • Russian: Лувр
  • Russian: Луврский музей
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  • Serbian: Luvr
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  • Serbian: Лувр
  • Serbian: Музеј Лувр
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  • Serbo-Croatian: Luvr
  • Serbo-Croatian: Musee du Louvre
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  • Serbo-Croatian: Muzej Louvre
  • Sicilian: Le Louvre
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  • Silesian: Luwr
  • Sinhala: ලූර් කෞතුකාගාරය
  • Slovak: Louvre
  • Slovak: Musée du Louvre
  • Slovak: Múzeum Louvre
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  • Slovenian: Louvre
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  • Somali: Louvre
  • South Azerbaijani: لوور موزه‌سی
  • Spanish: Le Louvre
  • Spanish: Louvre
  • Spanish: Musee National du Louvre
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  • Spanish: Museo Nacional del Louvre
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  • Swahili: Louvre
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  • Swedish: Louvremuseet
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  • Swiss German: Louvre
  • Tagalog: Louvre
  • Tagalog: Museo ng Louvre
  • Tagalog: Musée du Louvre
  • Tahitian: Louvre
  • Tamil: இலூவா அருங்காட்சியகம்
  • Tamil: லூவர் அருங்காட்சியகம்
  • Tatar: Лувр музее
  • Telugu: లూవర్ సంగ్రహాలయం
  • Telugu: లౌవ్రే మ్యూజియం
  • Tetum: Louvre
  • Thai: Louvre
  • Thai: Louvre Museum
  • Thai: Musée du Louvre
  • Thai: พิพิธภัณฑสถานลูฟร์
  • Thai: พิพิธภัณฑ์ลูฟร์
  • Thai: พิพิธภัณฑ์ลูฟวร์
  • Thai: ลูฟร์
  • Tibetan: ལུའུ་བུ་ཝི་ཕོ་བྲང་།
  • Tosk Albanian: Louvre
  • Turkish: Louvre
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  • Turkish: Paris Louvre
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  • Vietnamese: Viện bảo tàng Louvre
  • Vlaams: Louvre
  • Walloon: Louvre
  • Waray (Philippines): Louvre
  • Welsh: Amgueddfa'r Louvre
  • Welsh: Louvre
  • Western Armenian: Լուվր
  • Western Frisian: Louvre
  • Western Panjabi: لوور
  • Western Panjabi: لوڡر
  • Wolof: Louvre
  • Wu Chinese: 卢浮宫
  • Yue Chinese: Louvre
  • Yue Chinese: Musée du Louvre
  • Yue Chinese: 盧浮宮
  • Yue Chinese: 羅浮宮
  • Musee d'u Louvre
  • Musèe d'u Louvre

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