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Address: Rue des Rosiers, 93400 Saint Ouen, France
Phone Number: 01 40 11 77 36
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Activities: Antiquing, Shopping
Description: This huge flea market, just north of the 18th Arrondissement, has been...
This huge flea market, just north of the 18th Arrondissement, has been operating in some form since the Middle Ages.
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great if you like flea markets

This is on the outskirts of Paris but the closest metro stop is still within zone1 if you have a Paris Visite Transit Pass. It is fully open only on weekends but most of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Warwick, New York

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Such a variety of objects, crystal and china, art and furniture; we had a blast. Definitely push to bargain. We did more at the end of the day and were pretty successful; wish we had done it the whole time.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is on the outskirts of Paris but the closest metro stop is still within zone1 if you have a Paris Visite Transit Pass. It is fully open only on weekends but most of the stalls are semi-permanent and thus have lots of goods. From the metro station you pass by rows of cheap clothing, bags, souvenirs etc. but if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

If you like flea markets, this is a great way to spend a few hours. There was such a wide range of stuff to see. From cheap tourist trinkets, to high-end antiques. It's worth the trip on the Metro just to roam the isles and people-watch.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We had some spare hours in Paris on Sunday morning and tried the different markets from Saint-Ouen. We were in for a surprise, this is overkill. Hundreds of little stalls and shops with vintage clothing, furniture, Lp's,... If you go (and please do): be careful with your budget and take enough time (and don't forget to give yourself a break... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I took Line 4 to Porte de Clignancourt, (it's a short walk to the markets) early enough not to be bothered too much by the touts selling knock-off branded goods (where are the brand owners); I adopted the 'don't make eye contact and ignore them' strategy. I'm not sure when the market opens because different websites tell you different times... More 

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Branchburg, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

This is such a vast market that encompasses a huge area. There are the standard stalls selling " knock offs" and such, in addition to used items including the kitchen sink! The out lying areas are filled with wonderful antique shops worth taking a look at. It can prove to be an " all day" affair so be prepared, adn... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Not exactly what we expected from a flea market. A lot of large, heavy - and expensive furniture here. I think you'd need to be living in or near Paris and have a healthy bank account to benefit from shopping here. However, I did find some very nice material in Vernaison Tapis. Reasonable too. Beware all the hawkers along the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

I really enjoyed the people watching, and also liked seeing the spectacular antiques and vintage clothes, and visiting Chez Louisette chanson bar. This place is huge, you do need a map to find what you're looking for (there are sections for pricy antiques and for affordable posters, records, clothes, etc), and to push your way through the rowdy street market... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Amazing place. It was our first visit to the flea market and it was overwhelming. Beautiful antiques and vintage couture were my favorite things to look at it. We needed way more time than we had. Looking forward to going back next year

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

At first, we wasted time walking in front and around this flea market with the usual booths of pirated shirts and shoes. THEN, we discovered that you have to go more inside and that's where you find the cool stuff! The area in the back with antiques is quite quite and in the middle there were so many cool retro... More 

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Address: Rue des Rosiers, 93400 Saint Ouen, France
Phone Number: 01 40 11 77 36
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Seine-Saint-Denis  >  Saint Ouen

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