Louvre

RICHARD: Yale has one of the finest collections of British art in the world.

LORELAI: Louvre, schmouvre.

The Louvre is a historic landmark in Paris, and the world’s most visited museum. It is home to some of the world’s best known art pieces, including the Mona Lisa, and the Venus de Milo. Housed in the Louvre Palace, originally built in the 12th century under Philip II, the museum first opened in 1793, and contains more than 380 000 objects and more than 35 000 artworks.

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