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The Louvre cancels free admission every first Sunday of the month in the period from April to October. This writes The Travel.
The most popular art Museum in the world Paris cancels the event, where everyone could see the permanent exhibitions are completely free for six Sundays per year. The idea was to attract low-income Parisians and youth. However, this proposal was mainly used by tourists.
To offer was used it was the townspeople, the Museum administration decided to do free admission on Saturdays from 18:00 to 20:45. The first such event will take place on 5 January. It is not excluded that the main visitors will once again become foreign guests.
In 2017, the Louvre Museum was visited by about 8.1 million people. It is open daily from 9:00 to 18:00 except Tuesday. On Wednesdays and Fridays the Museum is open until 21.45. Admission price is 17 euros if you buy tickets online. The price at the entrance is 15 euros. However, you have to defend a huge queue. The most comfortable time to visit, when the Museum is missing the crowds of tourists, is considered the early morning and late evening.