Halls, Salons, Wings and Stairs

Salle Salons and Rooms
Salle des Boiseries Kings Parade Chamber


Cour Courtyards

Exterior Courtyards

La Cour Carrée
Small Square Exterior Courtyard, completed under Napoleon I

La Cour Napoléon
Main Central Courtyard where the Pyramid by designer Ieoh Ming (I.M.) Pei opened March 1989, symbolically the bicentenary year of the French Revolution

La Cour Carrousel
(Place du Carrousel)
West of Cour Napoleon, built under Napoleon III

Interior Sculpture Courtyards

La Cour Marley
Marly horses Sculpture by Guillaume Coustou the Elder

La Cour Puget French Sculpture Court

Cour du sphinx
located in the Denon wing and not far from the holy trinity of the museum: The Mona Lisa , the Venus of Milo and the Victory of Samothrace

La Cour Khorsabad The remains of the palace inaugurated by King Sargon II in Khorsabad (northern Iraq) in 706 BC.


Stairs Les escaliers
Stairs of Le Louvre


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