Explore the packedgalleries of the Louvre Museum, and admire timeless works of art from the ancient historyto the early 19th century. Your guide will lead you around the rich collection of paintings and statues, as well as some unexpected works of art.
The tour focuseson the different periods of history of art. To properly understand the Renaissance and the Neoclassical art, we give an introduction to the classical art of antiquity. View the breathtaking statue of the Nike of Samothrace, a 2nd-century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike (Victory). Marvel at Botticellis fresco of Venus and the Three Graces Presenting Gifts to a Young Woman.
Renaissance highlights include Mantegnas Saint Sebastian,, the best example of the Florentine school of painting. Bellini stands for the Venetian school of painting, while famous Leonardo Da Vinci is represented by paintings such are the Mona Lisa and "Saint John the Baptist." Admire the vast painting by Veronese of the Marriage at Cana, the largest in the Louvre, and learn about the dark period of Romanticism perfectly encapsulated in Gericaults Raft of Medusa.