louvre louvre  /ˈluv rə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an art museum that is a famous tourist attraction in Paris
  2. (n) one of a set of parallel slats in a door or window to admit air and reject rain

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News

  1. Forget the sights. Eat your way through Europe

    Notre Dame? The Louvre? A food-loving traveler passes by many must-sees in Paris (and beyond) on his way to must-eats.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  2. Martina Stoessel: Paris Pictures!

    Martina Stoessel is all smiles while taking a walking touring Paris, France on Friday afternoon (June 14). The 16-year-old Latina Disney star posed with her friends and family for some pics before lunching at Fontaine de Mars Restaurant. Afterwards, Martina and her group headed to Montmarte, Louvre Museum and Moulin Rouge. PHOTOS: Check out the [...]
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Just Jared Jr.

  3. Video: "Dinner in White" holds 25th anniversary picnic at the Louvre

    The exclusive, invite-only Diner en Blanc (Dinner in White) - an improvised picnic held at a different Parisian monument every year - chose the Louvre's world-famous pyramid as the star attraction for their 25th anniversary event.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: CBS News

Quotes

  1. This gallery "will be the chance for all French and foreign visitors to the Louvre to see that Islam is progress, science, refinement, modernity, and that fanaticism in the name of Islam is to flout Islam," Sarkozy said.
    on Jul 16, 2008 By: Nicolas Sarkozy Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "I didn't do a show in the Louvre or a big full-scale show, so it was kind of really nice to do it for the customers (in Australia) who have supported us for such a long time," Dinnigan said. "We decided quite a few months ago to do a small...
    on Apr 28, 2010 By: Collette Dinnigan Source: Ninemsn

  3. "The sites and monuments involved will cover a total area of 61,250 square meters, while the Louvre in Paris covers 70,000," Veltroni said.
    on Apr 19, 2007 By: Walter Veltroni Source: NEWS.com.au

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