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Ranked #31 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Specialty Shops; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Libraries
Famous bookstore located across from Notre Dame features several floors of books and Paris literary history.
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Ranked #32 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Religious Sites
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Ranked #33 of 764 attractions in Paris
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Ranked #34 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Art Museums
This unique museum displays the personal collection of 19th-century East Asian art compiled by Émile Guimet.
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Ranked #35 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites

Sacre-Coeur is amazing, sitting as it does at the highest point in Paris on the hill of Montmartre.  As it sits at the very top of the hill, you can get great views of Paris and... more »

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Ranked #36 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: This museum, located in a spacious former hotel, houses a collection of medieval art, including jewelry, tapestries and... more » Owner description: This museum, located in a spacious former hotel, houses a collection of medieval art, including jewelry, tapestries and sculptures. « less
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Ranked #37 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: This beautiful neo-classical building serves as a meeting place for the country's politicians, while its beautiful gardens... more » Owner description: This beautiful neo-classical building serves as a meeting place for the country's politicians, while its beautiful gardens are enjoyed by all. « less
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Ranked #38 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Discover the different world of the Musee des Arts Forains through friendly and lively guided tours!Experience the fair as... more » Owner description: Discover the different world of the Musee des Arts Forains through friendly and lively guided tours!Experience the fair as it was in the 19th century, during La Belle Epoque. A few carousels, attractions and shows are accessible during the tour. Count about 2 hours for a tour.This museum is private but can be visited anytime in the year on appointment.Tours are mostly in french but ask for a description of the place in english.Book your tickets directly on the website or call directly (english spoken) and the dates of the next tours will be given to you. All the venues can also be rented for private events. A Festival is organised every year during the Christmas holidays. « less
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Ranked #39 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Theaters
Owner description: A central location, in the heart of the Paris Marais, Essaion Theatre faces the Pompidou Centre.The closest metro stations... more » Owner description: A central location, in the heart of the Paris Marais, Essaion Theatre faces the Pompidou Centre.The closest metro stations are Chatelet-Les Halles, Hotel de Ville and Rambuteau. « less
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Ranked #40 of 764 attractions in Paris
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Military Museums; Monuments/ Statues
Nearly every weapon and instrument of war imaginable can be found in this comprehensive collection of military equipment.
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Ranked #41 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This famous cemetery is the burial site of numerous French luminaries - authors, writers, musicians and more.
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Ranked #42 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: Can you imagine a more romantic way to experience Paris than by a Horse and Carriage with beautiful interiors and blankets to... more » Owner description: Can you imagine a more romantic way to experience Paris than by a Horse and Carriage with beautiful interiors and blankets to keep you warm in the winter, and a covered top in case of rain. Pulled by a black or White Shire, our elegant Burgundy carriage trots through some of the most beautiful sections of Paris. For special occasions, proposals and weddings packages we offer a White Vis-a-Vis and a Cinderella Carriage. « less
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Ranked #43 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Comedy Clubs
Owner description: Sebastian is a New Yorker who is living in Paris and, as you can imagine, he is a bit lost here. Therefore, he has decided to... more » Owner description: Sebastian is a New Yorker who is living in Paris and, as you can imagine, he is a bit lost here. Therefore, he has decided to share his expat experiences in his native tongue through a show called “A New Yorker in Paris”, which is so funny that even the French find it “not bad”! Right after his show, Sebastian hosts The NEW YORK COMEDY NIGHT, the only English stand up comedy showcase in Paris! For these unique shows, expats, tourists and French locals get together to laugh at a lineup of comedians from around the world. A true melting pot of comedy! « less
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Ranked #44 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Neighborhoods; Geologic Formations; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Lookouts; Historic Walking Areas

The Montmartre hill is very nice.  It is quite a walk from the Seine and Louvre,  where most of the nice hotels are, so a cab is recommended by some -- but not necessary. (You can... more »

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Ranked #45 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This street is known for its open-air market: a popular destination for Christmas time shopping.
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Ranked #46 of 764 attractions in Paris
Owner description: Manfred Thierry Mugler offers the spectacular show that was missing in Paris.Dancers, acrobats, singers, actors, models, and... more » Owner description: Manfred Thierry Mugler offers the spectacular show that was missing in Paris.Dancers, acrobats, singers, actors, models, and performers maintain the pace of a bewitching story through which Mugler hints at every fact of beauty.The Mugler Follies invite you to experience something special: a touching, shocking, beautiful, disconcerting event... A luxurious and original revue, subtly combining humor and sensitivity. « less
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Ranked #47 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Located close to the Eiffel Tower, the musée du quai Branly exhibits 3 500 works of art from Africa, the Americas, Asia and... more » Owner description: Located close to the Eiffel Tower, the musée du quai Branly exhibits 3 500 works of art from Africa, the Americas, Asia and Oceania. This important collection makes the musée du quai Branly an unmissable place for discovering the art culture of the non-European world. The museum’s original and imposing architecture designed by Jean Nouvel and its wild garden created by the landscaper Gilles Clément combine to make it a pleasant and unique place. The museum is the fourth largest museum in Paris. « less
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Ranked #48 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Built for the 1900 Universal Exhibition and completely renovated in 2005, the Petit Palais offers an artistic panorama from... more » Owner description: Built for the 1900 Universal Exhibition and completely renovated in 2005, the Petit Palais offers an artistic panorama from antiquity through the 20th century: ancient and medieval collections, precious art objects from the French and Italian Renaissance, Flemish and Dutch paintings (Dutuit bequest), icons (Cabal bequest), 18th century work (Tuck donation), French paintings and sculptures from the 19th century - Courbet, Carpeaux, Cezanne, Vuillard - and Art Nouveau creations. « less
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Ranked #49 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Gardens
Located within the Place de la Concorde, this garden demonstrates the Parisian style of intricate landscaping.
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Ranked #50 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Neighborhoods; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: This famous Left Bank neighborhood, so named because the numerous university students in the area spoke only Latin to their... more » Owner description: This famous Left Bank neighborhood, so named because the numerous university students in the area spoke only Latin to their professors until the French Revolution, preserves an authentic Parisian atmosphere of old. « less
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Ranked #51 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Historic Sites
This famous tennis center, constructed in 1928, hosts the French Open, one of tennis's four annual Grand Slam tournaments.
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Ranked #52 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Specialty Museums; Science Museums
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Ranked #53 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #54 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This huge cathedral represents a transition between Gothic and Renaissance architecture.
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Ranked #55 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Ranked #56 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Neighborhoods
This lively neighborhood is located in the 14th Arrondissement.
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Ranked #57 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Parks
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Ranked #58 of 764 attractions in Paris
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks
Owner description: This beautiful park, which has inspired many famous paintings, was created in the 18th century for Philippe Egalité, the... more » Owner description: This beautiful park, which has inspired many famous paintings, was created in the 18th century for Philippe Egalité, the cousin of Louis XVI and the father of King Louis-Philippe I. « less
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Ranked #59 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Architectural Buildings; Gardens
Owner description: This royal palace, first home to Cardinal Richelieu and later a childhood home of Louis XIV, is longer open to the public,... more » Owner description: This royal palace, first home to Cardinal Richelieu and later a childhood home of Louis XIV, is longer open to the public, although its exquisite gardens can still be enjoyed. « less
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Ranked #60 of 764 attractions in Paris
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Known as one of the city's most elegant residential areas, this Left Bank neighborhood is also home to numerous tourist... more » Owner description: Known as one of the city's most elegant residential areas, this Left Bank neighborhood is also home to numerous tourist attractions, including the Eiffel Tower and the Musée d'Orsay. « less
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