All our Louvre tours include the Masterpieces and the highlights. All our tours are completely private. We value your time in Paris and we will help you choose the most adequate private tour for your interests that fits your agenda. When ready, let's connect by email or by phone.
Following the Louvre masterpieces trail, we will see the iconic paintings and the most beautiful sculptures.
We will understand what constitutes a masterpiece and learn about the Master Artists that made them, by incarnating their journey and examining closely art works and techniques.
This is a chance to ask questions lively as you experience the best Art in the World.
This night tour is a singular experience.
As the Louvre historical architecture fills the museum galleries with natural sunlight during the day, by evening, the Louvre is something else.
Although it has the same itinerary as the Louvre Highlights, we will devour art on a new light.
Access to the Louvre by Night is quicker and made possible since July 2022, on Fridays 6.00pm to 9.45pm.
Away from the crowds, we will enjoy more space with a closer look at the masterpieces.
In addition to the Highlights tour of the Louvre, we will walk to d'Orsay Museum, to the second best museum of France, a renovated train station of the 19th century, home to colourful paintings and extraordinary artists such as Van Gogh, Monet, Degas, Renoir, Cezanne.
Let's follow how the history of painting evolving from 1100 to 1950. This is an opportunity to understand and appreciate Modern Art painting from its beginnings and a chance to discover two amazing collections in one morning.
Our educational game is perfect to engage with children from 6 to 12 during their first Louvre visit.
With a trained tour guide, the children will learn how to read Art, how to navigate a museum and understand general notions of World History.
They will play detectives, looking for hints and artefacts in a big fortress transformed into a Palace museum.
Each child will have a colourful booklet and gifts at the end of the tour.
In addition to the Highlights tour, we can enjoy more time to discover another wing or wrap the guided tour in a theme that is currently appealing.
We invite you to add the current temporary exhibit or a unique department of the Louvre to your visit.
Feel free to fully customize your visit by sharing with us your favorite theme(s), artistic movement, transitions, periods, singular paintings and artists you want to explore with us.
Our walk through art is an introduction tour to Paris Art that takes place in the very historical centre of our city.
We will discover together the highlights of Paris, the amazing history of this unique city, the culture, the food, the architecture in its most beautiful quarters.
We can walk in the streets of Paris for 2 to 3 or 4 hours, morning or evening, depending on your trip agenda, we can include a museum visit.
We are a small cooperative team of self-organised & independent guide-conférenciers - Please, send us an email to get a quote and check our availability.
Feel free to ask me all your questions about Paris.
+ For groups of more than 6 people*, we will need to pre-book **timed tickets, audio transmitters and the right-to-speak in advance.
*6p = adults+children included
++ For families: I will assist you by whatsapp/email.
Tickets are free under 18 year old.
Ask to be picked up at your hotel, if you are staying in Paris center
** During high-demanding seasons, we advise you to reserve your time slot in advance.
Each tour guide of my team is unique and can offer you, in addition to our classic tour, a special focus tour. During the focus tour, we will explore the Louvre highlights with one more topic of our specialty.
For example, you can hire :
01 - Mme Durant to see the Ancient Egypt collection in addition to the Highlights tour.
Learn about Ancient Civilizations, Mesopotamia and Egypt, to comprehend their way of life, what they eat, what is their medicine, who are their famous leaders and their different leadership styles, what were their laws, their rituals, their routines, their conception of the afterlife ...
02 - Hire Mme Goldenberg for a Jewish Louvre tour to discover the ancient artefacts found in Israel's kingdom, to see the Jewish artists and their influence, learn about the Jewish donations to the Art heritage of Paris, see the recovered spoiled art during the WWII and many more stories, surprises and paintings depicting Jerusalem and the Jewish history of Europe.
We can add a small detour to see the Arabic Arts wing of the Louvre : a small detour of 1 hour is sufficient to see magnificent art works from the Middle east: Persian paintings and Iranian decorations, Arabic calligraphy and stunning copper works.
03 - Hire Mme Renaud for an immersion in the cycle of the queen Medicis with an expertise of Art history and Rubens' Glory of the Queen of France.
Explore the representation of women in the paintings and sculptures of the Louvre or, visit the museum D'orsay to explore the women representation in modern art : women have been depicted in a certain way in Art history, but also succeded to play their role as talented and fascinating artists for the Academy dominated by men. Learn about the most educated powerful and influential women, patron of the Arts, from Ancient History, to Greek & Roman Mythology, to Renaissance and ultimately as Artists and active contributors to Art.
04 - Hire Mr Baillault to follow a Napoleon buff and a Louvre expert on the footsteps of Napoleon in the Louvre. Learn how Art was used as a tool to seize Power.
Seven Days of Art in Paris:
You can also plan a week with us : plan seven days of Art in Paris with a tailor-made mix of guided tours in a logic to understand Art and in the same time explore our city, our museums, with a different Art historians and guides.
We collaborate in a small team of Parisian guides to perfectly coordinate our knowledge and specialities on a perfect 7 days plan to see Paris in all her lights and her angles.
We will avoid the crowds, skip the waiting line and navigate the Louvre together, comfortably.
Each tour is fun, private and thoughtful.
You will enjoy unique explanations adapted to your interests and to your level of understanding of Art history.
We will spend more time with the masterpieces that appeals to you.
During our guided tour, you get to ask me as many questions as you want.
Please take the opportunity to dig in a topic of your interest:
is it an artist's life or technique?
is it a History event? or a Famous figure ? Maybe a question about how is life in Paris, today, for a tour guide.
We will be ready to answer your questions and open a fruitful discussion.
Enjoy high quality tours in order to satisfy your desire for an authentic personalized experience with your art history ambassador in Paris.
Enjoy in our presence, the evolution of Great Art and its interpretation, our articulate and fluid explanations with our exceptional women-lead team.
During our tours, we provide the most accurate and well-researched information, validating all details with the Sorbonne university, the National Library and National Archives of Paris.
We thrive to design better tours for our guests and travel agents.Our tour is not a lecture but a friendly & fun experience.We place storytelling at the heart of the visit. These stories are based on true events and real life portraits, they make you meditate and feel inspired for your next project.
We are certified by the Ministry of Culture, authorized legally to guide individuals and groups in the Louvre.
We studied Art History for 5 years of at the Sorbonne University.
Trained and experienced for more a decade.
We share tips, news about Paris museums, exhibits and collaborate together to organize the newest visits and see the latest exhibits in the Louvre and d'Orsay.
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