The price of the pass back then was €32 but now I checked it is €39. It is still cheaper than buying tickets at each major museum and monument (even if you choose to visit 10 places only).
First in our list was The Musée du Louvre. As I mentioned in my last post, visiting this museum was a dream come true. Since I moved here in Europe, I became interested on arts and history (with the influence of my better half).
|Louvre Museum Courtyard|
|Underground Lobby directly under the Louvre Pyramid|
|The best known portrait by Leonardo da Vinci. It was created between 1503 - 1517. I actually didn't know that its size is just 77cm x 57 cm until I set my eyes on that popular portrait. You can see what I'm talking about in my previous blog post.|
The Winged Victory of Samothrace, also called the Nike of Samothrace, is a 2nd-century BC marble sculpture of the Greek goddess Nike. Wikipedia
|Venus de Milo is an ancient greek statue created by Alexandros of Antioch. |
It is the Aphrodite of Milos.
|Painting by Jacques-Louis David called The Coronation of Napoleon.|
The sculpture of the Seated Scribe or Squatting Scribe is one of the most important examples of ancient Egyptian art. It represents a figure of a seated scribe at work. Wikipedia
|One of interesting paintings found at the ceiling of Louvre Musuem.|