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Second Louvre to open in northern France

An offshoot of the Louvre museum in Paris is to be opened in regional France.

The new art centre, in Lens, northern France was inaugurated by President Francois Hollande and is expected to attract more than half a million extra visitors a year to the city.

Wendy Urquhart reports.

  • 05 Dec 2012
  • From the section Europe