Caves du Louvre, a unique cultural and multisensory winery experience!
Since October 2015, this stunning royal wine cellar in central Paris has been available to the public. Built in the 18th Century, it held the fine wine that the royal sommelier selected for King Louis XV.
A Special Guide
Discover here one of the largest (and oldest) wine cellars of the Capital which presents itself in a fun and interactive way, through the use of a new type of guide…
Before you visit, download the mobile app which will guide you on your journey through the cellars. Take the tour at your own pace this way, using videos, explanations, anecdotes, and even quizzes.
With this app, embark on a journey of discovery full of surprises about the mysteries of wine, throughout the 600m2 of cellars located beneath the city.
The 5 Senses in 5 Rooms
Follow the course designed to engage each of your five senses, including the chance to sample some varieties of wines at the end of the tour.
- First room: Touch
Learn about the composition of French soils used in grape growing
- Second room: Smell
Discover samples of scents and grape varieties
- Third room: Taste
Experience the flavours of some different basic tastes in wine
- Fourth room: Sound
Enjoy the fizzing of bubbles from sparkling wine
- Fifth room: Sight
Admire the various robes (colours) of wine
A Fine Introduction to the World of Wine
By the end of your introductory 1 hour visit, you'll appreciate a much deeper understanding of the wonderful world of wine. Definitely a trip worth taking!
Les Caves du Louvre
52, rue de l'Arbre Sec