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Ranked #1 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
The Live Escape Game
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Ranked #2 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Ranked #3 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Art Museums

Musee d'Orsay is not to be missed, even if you "know nothing" about art.  The museum boasts the best collection of Impressionist paintings in the world.   In room after room, some... more »

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Ranked #4 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Operas; Architectural Buildings; Theaters
This performance hall hosts opera, ballet and chamber music performances.
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Ranked #5 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Bridges

Pont Alexandre III is an arch bridge that spans the Seine, connecting the Champs-Élysées quarter and the Invalides and Eiffel Tower Quarter, regarded by many as one of the... more »

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Team Break (Paris)
Ranked #6 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Owner description: Team Break : The Real Escape Rooms in Paris!Form your team and take part in a unique adventure. You have 60 minutes to carry... more » Owner description: Team Break : The Real Escape Rooms in Paris!Form your team and take part in a unique adventure. You have 60 minutes to carry out the mission, are you ready? « less
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Ranked #7 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Gardens; Parks
Owner description: These formal gardens, open to only royalty before the French Revolution, now serve as one of Paris's most popular... more » Owner description: These formal gardens, open to only royalty before the French Revolution, now serve as one of Paris's most popular destinations for relaxation. « less
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Musee Rodin (Paris)
Ranked #8 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Art Museums; Gardens; Museums

You can easily enjoy the wonderful offerings of Musee Rodin in 1-2 hours.  It is covered by the Museum Pass, closed Mondays; you can opt for entry to the grounds only or pay a few... more »

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Ranked #9 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #10 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Performances
Owner description: SMASH HIT SHOW 100 % IN ENGLISH IN PARIS ! Don’t wait and come to THE training approved by more than 300 000 spectators !... more » Owner description: SMASH HIT SHOW 100 % IN ENGLISH IN PARIS ! Don’t wait and come to THE training approved by more than 300 000 spectators ! This is THE ESSENTIAL SURVIVAL GUIDE to enjoy Paris !NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDRENS UNDER 16 ! « less
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Eiffel Tower (Paris)
Ranked #11 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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As one of the most visible icons of Paris, the Eiifel Tower is an iron lattice tower built in 1889 by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 World's Fair and located on Champ de Mars. At 324... more »

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Ranked #12 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Art Museums; Museums

The Louvre is a huge art gallery housed in an old Parisian palace. It holds a collection of nearly 400,000 items of art and historical objects in its permenant collection. This... more »

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Ranked #13 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: This famous cathedral, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture on which construction began in the 12th century, stands on the... more » Owner description: This famous cathedral, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture on which construction began in the 12th century, stands on the Île de la Cité and is the symbolic heart of the city. « less
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Ranked #14 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Art Museums; Museums

beautiful art. I wasn't expecting the magnificent display of Monet's Nympheaus.  Absolutely stunning. I thought it would be a series of rectangular pictures.  Instead, we found... more »

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Ranked #15 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Art Museums; Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: Built by Edouard André and his wife Nélie Jacquemart, both avid art collectors, in the new Paris being laid out by Baron... more » Owner description: Built by Edouard André and his wife Nélie Jacquemart, both avid art collectors, in the new Paris being laid out by Baron Haussmann towards the end of the 19th century, this private mansion offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore a wealthy 19th century home.The museum presents a wonderful collection of masterpieces: Fragonard, Rembrant, Botticelli… This is the only museum open seven days a week in Paris, from 10am to 6pm. « less
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Ranked #16 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Neighborhoods; Islands; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

The Ile Saint Louis is the perfect place to have a romantic walk ( it's less crowded than the City Island, because there aren't  main monuments). You can enjoy some delicious ice... more »

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Ranked #17 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Neighborhoods; Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Le Marais (Paris)
Ranked #18 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Located on a land-filled swamp, this revitalized neighborhood, once a center of high culture, fell into disrepair following... more » Owner description: Located on a land-filled swamp, this revitalized neighborhood, once a center of high culture, fell into disrepair following the French Revolution, but has regained prominence. « less
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River Seine (Paris)
Ranked #19 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Bodies of Water
This famous river flows from east to west through the heart of the city and divides Paris's Left Bank and Right Bank.
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Ranked #20 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Museums
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Ranked #21 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Neighborhoods; Islands; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #22 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: A visit of the Towers of Notre Dame de Paris, built from 1160 in the Flamboyant Gothic style, gives visitors a close-up view... more » Owner description: A visit of the Towers of Notre Dame de Paris, built from 1160 in the Flamboyant Gothic style, gives visitors a close-up view of the Cathedral's flying buttresses, spires and roofs. Gargoyles and chimeras adorn the outer gallery of the North Tower with its ribbed vaulting and spiral staircase, while the South Tower houses the belfry and Emmanuel, the great bourdon bell. The upper gallery provides magnificent views of Paris, the Seine and the succession of bridges across the river. Designated world heritage site by UNESCO.Open:> 1st April to 30th September: from 10 a.m. to 6.30 p.m.> From July to August on Saturday and Sunday: until 11 p.m. (evenings).> 1st October to 31st March: from 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Last admission 45 minutes before closing time.Closed:> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December.Admission fees: Adults : 8,5€; Concessions (18 to 25) = 5,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups « less
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Ranked #23 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
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Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: The Sainte-Chapelle is the finest royal chapel to be built in France and features a truly exceptional collection of... more » Owner description: The Sainte-Chapelle is the finest royal chapel to be built in France and features a truly exceptional collection of stained-glass windows. It was built in the mid 13th century by Louis IX, at the heart of the royal residence, the Palais de la Cité. It was built to house the relics of the Passion of Christ. Adorned with a unique collection of fifteen glass panels and a large rose window forming a veritable wall of light,the Sainte-Chapelle is a gem of French Gothic architecture. Designated world heritage site by UNESCO. Open:> 1st March to 31st October: Monday to Friday: from 9.30 a.m. to 12.45 a.m. and to 2.15 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: from 9.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.> 1st November to 29th February: Monday to Friday: from 9 a.m. to 12.45 a.m. and to 2.15 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Last admission 30 minutes before closing time. The best time to visit is in the morning from Tuesday to Friday. Closed:> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December and in case of negative temperatures. « less
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Ranked #24 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Owner description: Passionate about flying? Always wanted to take over the controls of a cockpit?Flight Experience opens its doors in Paris and... more » Owner description: Passionate about flying? Always wanted to take over the controls of a cockpit?Flight Experience opens its doors in Paris and offers you the chance to be the Captain in a Flight Simulator. Take the controls in an authentic replica of a Boeing 737 cockpit, with a certified professional pilot to assist you. Come experience the thrill of flying a Boeing over some spectacular sights. « less
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Ranked #25 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: History Museums

The Mémorial de la Shoah based in Rue Geoffroy Asni in Paris opened its doors in January 2005. The institution wants to be a bridge between contemporaries of the Holocaust and... more »

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Ranked #26 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Art Museums; Museums

Musee Marmottan Claude Monet is nestled in on the east side of the Bois de Boulogne, by Ranelagh Park.  Housed in a 19th century townhouse, you will find approximately 65... more »

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Ranked #27 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Religious Sites
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Ranked #28 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
This museum has nearly 1,000 different instruments on display, complete with audio commentary.
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Chateau de Fontainebleau (Fontainebleau)
Ranked #29 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: This grand palace was a favorite of Napoleon, who dramatically remodeled the old château during his stays there from 1807 to... more » Owner description: This grand palace was a favorite of Napoleon, who dramatically remodeled the old château during his stays there from 1807 to 1809. « less
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Ranked #30 of 1,134 attractions in Ile-de-France
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: The earliest masterpiece of French Gothic architecture, a royal abbey and major pilgrimage site in the Middle Ages, the... more » Owner description: The earliest masterpiece of French Gothic architecture, a royal abbey and major pilgrimage site in the Middle Ages, the Basilica Cathedral assumed its principal role as the burial place for the kings of France as early as the 6th century. Despite being ransacked during the Revolution, the basilica houses over seventy royal tombs including those of Dagobert, François I, Catherine de Medicis and Louis XVI. Open:> 1st April to 30th September: Monday to Saturday: from 10 a.m. to 6.15 p.m. ; Sunday: from noon to 6.15 p.m.> 1st October to 31st March: Monday to Saturday: from 10 a.m. to 5.15 p.m. ; Sunday: from noon to 5.15 p.m. Last admission 30 minutes before closing time. Closed:> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December.> During some masses. Admission fees: Adults : 7,5€; Concessions (18 to 25) = 4,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups « less
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