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Ever heard Leonardo da Vinci's prediction that one day humans would master flying and be able to sail through the sky like birds? If...
Mona lisa

In 1962 the Mona Lisa was valued at $100 million. In 2019, she was estimated to be worth a cool $2.67 billion. The highest...

The leaves change in Paris, the streets get a little easier to navigate and the museums open new exhibitions. This is autumn in Paris,...

The Musée du Louvre-- the former palace to the Kings of France and now the largest museum in the world-- is filled with more...

It is the largest museum in the world and last year 10 million visitors passed through I.M. Pei’s pyramid. The Musée du Louvre has...

Some of the most beautiful paintings in the world pale in comparison to the frame in which they are held. Carved, gilded, inlaid and...

Fifty years ago on my first ever visit to the Louvre, I stood enthralled in front of Géricault’s vast masterpiece, Le Radeau de La...

Lucky visitors (and residents!) of Paris know that many of the city's museums are free on the first Sunday of the month. But now...

A not-to-miss exhibit devoted to the Orientalism art movement at this gem of a museum in the 16th arrondissement. Taking place from March 7...
Mona Lisa

If there is anyone who could upstage Mona Lisa – it is, without a doubt, Beyoncé. When Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s new album, This is Love,...

120 pastel artworks from the eighteenth century are arranged at the Louvre art gallery. All these artworks are part of the Louvre collection and...
Louvre

Paris is a city famed for its romance, fashion and food. It is the world’s most visited city and attracts around 27 million tourists...