Now You Can Take A Jay-Z And Beyoncé Tour At The Louvre

Now You Can Take A Jay-Z And Beyoncé Tour At The Louvre

A few weeks ago I was in Paris and visited the Louvre. Over the course of four hours, a guy named Jeremy, who has a masters in art history from some fancy university, took a small group of us around to see some of the museum’s highlights. What I didn’t realise was that if we had moved our trip just a few weeks later, we would have been able to see JAY-Z and Beyoncé’s museum highlights instead.

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The iconic couple shot the video for their song “Apeshit” at the museum, which has prompted the Louvre to offer an Apeshit-themed visitor trail, where you can take a journey through all of the art pieces featured in the video and take a selfie of yourself in front of each one.

If you live in a hole and aren’t familiar with the video (I wasn’t), you can see it here.

The 90-minute tour is offered at the museum on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Screenshot: The Louvre

And the duo actually aren’t the only musical artists to have their own tour. The museum also offers a tour of the space, as well as a Da Vinci Code tour. All three “Visitor Trails” are self-guided and take around an hour and a half to complete.

And if all that sounds a bit much, I highly recommend giving Jeremy a call. He really knows his stuff.