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La Piscine Josephine Baker

Port de la Gare, Paris, France (Gobelins)
01 56 61 96 50
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Ranked #624 of 764 Attractions in Paris
Type: Sports Complexes
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The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I went to the Josephine Baker pool in July on a very hot afternoon and it was amazing. It was worth waithing (longer then 1 hr!, but there is some sun protection). The entrance fee was 5 euro for 2 hrs. Be aware of the fact that you have to wear a swiming cap (they are also for sale in... More

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San Francisco
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Took my son to this pool to get in some training time but it was too hectic to really do anything. The pool itself is very small and crowded. It is also very difficult to get to via Metro. The closest station requires a pretty good walk through the park to get to the pool. If you are out for... More

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
17 reviews 17 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Training for an Ironman while on business abroad may sound like a nightmare to any triathlete, but in Paris it is super easy and extremely interesting. There are many public swimming pools, mostly located conveniently close to metro stations and with small entry fees. The Josephine Baker pool is an experience. Quite small but really well maintained and run this... More

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Mariemont, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

La Piscine is an excellent art museum with architectural features that will blow your mind. The art ranges from contemporary to ancient and they have all sorts of exhibits that are sure to excite everyone. For women and girls there is an exhibit about fashion, while for men and boys there are many boats and ancient weapons. One of the... More

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