AFL is dedicated to advancing the Louvre’s mission through an active grant-making program. It raises awareness of the Louvre’s collections and museum expertise, and helps make the Museum’s exhibitions and permanent collections more accessible in the U.S. and around the world.


Current & Upcoming Exhibitions in the U.S.

Louvre works on loan

Don’t miss Louvre works on loan to three incredible exhibitions, Poussin and the Dance at the Getty Center in Los Angeles from February 15 to May 8, 2022, Jacques Louis David: Radical Draftsman at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York from February 17 to May 15, 2022, and Cartier and Islamic Art: In Search of Modernity at the Dallas Museum of Art, opening on May 14, 2022.


Summer Trip to France

In June, members of the International Council and Chairman’s Circle are invited to travel to France for a trip celebrating the Treasures of Paris. We will explore the eternal jewels of the city as well as the new cultural and artistic venues which have opened during the past two years.

For information on how to join the International Council or Chairman’s Circle, visit our Membership page or contact Constance Barut at


New York City Gala on November 16, 2022

Save the date for American Friends of the Louvre Dinner Dance at the Lotte New York Palace!

Important update

Visit the Louvre

The museum is open to visitors. To welcome them under the best possible conditions, all visitors, including those entitled to free admission, must book a time slot. Bookings are possible through the museum's online ticketing service:

As of August 10, the Louvre has informed us that all American citizens must present their CDC vaccination card or a COVID-19 negative PCR or antigen test result not older than 72 hours to visit the museum or any public place accommodating more than 1,000 people.

As the situation continues to evolve, please consult the Louvre and AFL's websites on a regular basis for any updates to these policies or contact the Louvre at or +33 (0)1 40 20 53 17 if you have any additional questions.

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