Musée du Louvre official application
With this special iPad version of our official application, discover the Louvre and its finest masterpieces in high definition.
From the pharaohs of Egypt to the treasure of Pompeii, from Greek mythology to French Romanticism, from the invention of writing to the coronation of Napoleon I, from Leonardo da Vinci to Eugène Delacroix, let the Louvre’s artworks guide you through thousands of years of art and history.
• 150 Louvre masterpieces, chosen and commented on by the museum’s experts. Discover our collections with detailed and informative texts that lead you through more than 5,000 years of history, from the first civilizations of the ancient Orient to the mid-19th century.
• Over 600 high-resolution images for a detailed view of works by the greatest masters in art history.
• A “Palace” section inviting you to discover the museum’s most beautiful rooms and travel back in time, from the medieval fortress to the magnificent Renaissance rooms, from Louis XIV’s bedchamber to the splendor of the imperial apartments.
The Musée du Louvre App offers a broad range of functions and services:
• Regular updates on the museum’s key events (exhibitions, publications, etc), and a “Visitor Information” section to help you prepare your visit (getting there, museum maps, opening hours, admission fees…)
• Hundreds of images to use as wallpaper or assign to your contacts
• Options allowing you to choose your favorite works,
• share your favorites by email or on Facebook,
• and use your iPad as a digital frame to display the most beautiful images from the App.
Welcome to the Louvre, enjoy your visit!