Discover the hidden scandals and controversies behind the world’s most famous works of art on this 1.5 hour small group tour. Walk with your guide as you receive a unique perspective on works like the Mona Lisa, Venus de Milo, Winged Victory and more. See all the must see pieces of the Louvre before being allowed to visit the museum on your own to mull over what you have learned.
Meet your tour at the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel at 2pm. Your tour begins at the controversial Pyramid, which is located next to the Tuileries Garden, believed to house a ghost that has haunted the grounds for hundreds of years.
Walk passed the long lines into the museum with your guide, once inside, head back in time to the period when the Louvre was a fortress as you walk through the shadows of the Medieval Foundations. Soon you will come face to face with the Great Sphinx of Tanis whose riddles have puzzled for thousands of years. Throughout your tour you will walk past thousands of paintings, sculptures and artifacts and hear scandalous tales.
Your tour has been carefully planned to stop at over a dozen of the world’s most well-known works of art, all of which hold secrets and gossip that brings it all to life in a new way you never imagined. The tour concludes at the most famous lady of them all, Mona Lisa. From here, once you tear yourself away from the bewitching Mona Lisa smile, you are free to stay in the museum as long as you wish and your tour guide will provide handy tips for other marvels to behold on your own.