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Parc de Bagatelle

Address: Allee de Longchamp, Bois de Boulogne | M Anvers, 75016 Paris, France
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Ranked #49 of 624 Attractions in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Melbourne, Australia
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92 reviews 92 reviews
61 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Often missed by tourists,this is a lovely garden.....the chateau is classic....the garden in spring is ideal.....have a picnic lunch here....you may be visited by some peacocks

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Santa Rosa, California
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57 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

There doesn't seem to be separate reviews for the Chateau de Bagatelle, which is located in the Parc de Bagatelle in the Bois de Boulogne. Most days you will only be able to see the exterior. There is one tour per week of the interiors on Sundays at 3:00 pm. You meet the guide at the main entrance of the... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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336 reviews 336 reviews
126 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This less-touristy park is best appreciated in the spring or early summer. The roses and all the flowers are abloom, peacocks are roaming about, the atmosphere is perfect for a nice picnic.

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Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Often missed by travelers to Paris, feel like a Parisian by picnicking with some wine, bread, and cheese in this gem of a park within the Bois de Boulogne. There is a mix of formal and wild gardens, including a rose garden, small birds and wildlife that include peacocks. Most of all, I loved the variety of trees. The park... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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57 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

reasonably cheap gardens to look around, toilets are a bit of a let down but the gardens are nice, peacocks wandering around and metal follys to climb etc. nice couple of hours.

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Adelaide, Australia
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77 attraction reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Part of Paris' Botanical Gardens, this park is part formal, part natural. Plenty of lawned area with formal garden beds, a rose garden (go in spring or early summer, roses were past their best by July) and strategic benches to enjoy sun or shade. Some water features, including a waterfall, and lots of geese, ducks and peacocks wandering the grounds... More 

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Paris, France
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38 reviews 38 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

So many people skip the Bagatelle because of its small admission fee! We're lucky enough to live within walking distance of it, so it's one of our favourite Spring and Summer places. Following a bet between Marie-Antoinette and her brother-in-law, the tiny chateau and its large park was built in 64 days in 1775, in the Bois de Boulogne. It's... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We decided to head to a park on a Saturday morning and headed here. The place is just big enough for a walk and some variety of gardens. Very few people and so plenty of space to explore in private. Worth coming with a blanket and picnic and spending several hours here. Pack some extra bread to feed the ducks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wonderful Garden, right next to Paris, A place to get in touch with nature, they have a diverse variety of Roses and Iris, and a history museum of flowers

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Santa Clarita, California
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142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

A great park and the rose garden is first rate. You can spend all day here and photo ops are all over. The garden is very historic. Can't miss going.

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