The 10 plagues of Egypt ... in the Louvre !
What you'll discover
The 10 plagues of Egypt … in the Louvre !
🏛 Tour at the Louvre TL02 (French).
Do not hesitate to read the Frequently Asked Questions.
(Language of the tour : French)
The ten plagues of Egypt are a monument of biblical history.
Whether you are a layman or an expert, this story has had a considerable impact.
These events magnified the power of God but not only that. Through each of the plagues, Jehovah exposed the powerlessness of the great gods of Egypt and their magic, thus challenging all the beliefs they associated with them.
Toth, Horus, Isis, Amon-Ra, Hathor, to name but a few… What do these deities tell us about the 10 plagues?
The very articulation of the plagues in relation to each other and their impact on the Egyptian community revealed both about God himself and about the way he interacted with men.
Whether the true God was known to them or not, each of the plagues, in defiance of the Egyptian deities, taught men truths previously unknown to them.
Let yourself be guided through the department of Egyptian antiquities in the Sully wing. With the help of the Louvre’s sublime collections and a little imagination, enjoy a unique experience: The 10 plagues of Egypt … in the Louvre!
This original tour is for all audiences, it will last about 2 hours on average,
MINIMUM PARTICIPANTS PER GROUP : 2
MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS PER GROUP: 5
Rates : 30€ per Adult, 20€ per child under 16 years old, free under 7 years old.
If you are more than 5 participants in your group, it is possible to manage and to split your group in 2 or more groups,
each small group will enjoy the tour with a guide, groups will follow one another on the same day and time according to guides availabilities.
Booking is opened 3 month ahead.
If you wish to enjoy more on the day of your visit, have a look at the “related tours” section.
Note : Though Audio/Video recordings are not permitted, you will enjoy taking notes and read the related scriptures in your own copy of the Bible. No dress code is required.
This tour lasts two hours and is available every day of the week (except on Tuesdays and Thursdays) as well as on weekends from 9 am to 5 pm, Sunday at 9:00 am and depending on the availability of the guides.
PLEASE, DO READ THE FAQ TO MAKE YOUR VISIT A SUCCESS. THANK YOU
*In case of last minute room or section closure imposed by the Louvre Museum, the itinerary of your tour might be adapted accordingly.
If you are in Special full time service, fill in the booking form on this page, add a note, we will be happy to apply a discount for you.