The Louvre museum in Paris will be closed starting this evening “until further notice,” the museum tweeted Friday.
“In accordance with government directives, the Louvre museum and the Delacroix Museum close Friday March 13, 2020 at 6pm (1pET) until further notice. All visitors who purchased a ticket online will be reimbursed,” the Louvre museum tweeted.
French President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that France will impose measures to try and contain the spread of coronavirus including closing schools, postponing non-essential medical procedures and advising elderly people to stay at home.
Source: CNN News