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Forum des Halles

101 Rue Berger, 75001 Paris, France
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Ranked #207 of 426 Shopping in Paris
Type: Malls, Shopping
Activities: Shopping, Walking
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Type: Malls, Shopping
Activities: Shopping, Walking
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Walking through the streets of Paris you'll definitely find shops in which you can buy clothes etc... but unfortunately the majority are a bit pricey. So if you're in Paris for 3-4 nights and would like to dedicate a day for shopping, Forum Des Halle is the best location to do so. It contains international shops like: H&M, Zara, Oysho,... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The mall is being currently reconstructed, the shops are being open, but does not give currently a pleasant shopping experience. Just for emergency shopping

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Some day in the future, this could be an underground museum, the star focus of being the labyrinthine passages. It is just so confusing, with so many "Sortie" and Metro lines. The passages are somewhat narrow and old too, so they get creepy when deserted, and really unpleasant if crowded. And I'm not even factoring in the construction work ongoing.... More 

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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The mall has some nice shops, but it is very easy to get lost in and no signage. We could not find our way out! Some interesting artwork. Stop by if you are in the area, but don't make the extra trip.

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Woking, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
46 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

This shopping centre is undergoing a massive redevelopment and is currently one great big building site. Would of been easier to close the whole place down, completed the task in half the time and just leave access to the metro and RER station below. A lot of the signs were misguiding, leading to dead ends where sections of the shopping... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

Went there expecting a nice mall, we were wrong. The mall is not only ugly as sin, it is smelly. Stay clear of this 'mall'.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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90 reviews 90 reviews
27 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

This is a huge shopping mall in a basement and it lacks fresh air. The place is simply too big - if you want to visit a certain shop you need to walk for ages, if you are lucky enough to find your way in this labyrinth. Needing a restroom I had to walk for 15 minutes and pay half... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
23 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

This is a large shopping center near the Chatelet des Halles metro station. The shopping center is underground, and not particularly attractive in appearance - it is quite concrete and industrial-looking. In addition, when we were there (in Nov 2012), the mall seemed somewhat dirty (e.g., there was lots of trash and dust and debris on several of the steps).... More 

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Cane Vale, Christ Church, Barbados
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4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

Fairly grungy place. Lots of homeless people in the area. However there are some nice modern retailers in the shopping center, good deals and two movie theaters. Outside around the cafes, there are far far too many smokers. Cigarette butts smell and smoke making the air quality very bad.

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Stoney Creek, Canada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

I LOVE to shop and Paris was no exception! I found the prices pretty reasonable here. I bought lots. I really like the store New Look. Great Mall and great location!

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