PARIS - The Louvre - one of the world's largest museums, the most visited art museum in the world and a historic monument. Holds the greek sculpture of the Venus de Milo, Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, and other famous artwork.
Visit the Louvre Museum In the heart of the former home of the King's of France, stands the famous glass pyramids of Pei (extremely controversial in 1988). A few feet away, the artist Anselm Kiefer is installed in the northern staircase of la Cour carrée, for contemporary art also has a place inside the museum. A full program of temporary exhibitions, film projections and concerts makes the Louvre a fascinating place to be.