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Louvre Pyramid

Louvre Pyramid

General Information

Structural Type: Truss
Function / usage: Museum building
Other name(s): Pyramide du Louvre
Built: 1985 - 1989
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Paris ( 1st), Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Part of:
Coordinates: 48° 51' 40.00" N    2° 20' 9.00" E

Technical Information


width 35.42 m
height 21.64 m


inside frame steel
façade glass


The pyramid has the same proportions as the Great Pyramid at Giza.

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20000295
Created: 21/05/1999
Last Updated: 29/07/2014