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Nice arch in nice area

Was staying near here so was a beacon in the night..the area is lovely and diverse. The arch is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Faye J
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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Arch en Paris

We came as part of our sightseeing tour across Paris and passed this medium sized arch. A couple... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
FrankGeisler
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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 weeks ago
“Nice arch in nice area”
Aug 26, 2018
“Arch en Paris”
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1 rue du Faubourg Saint Martin, 75010 Paris, France
Chateau d'Eau / Gare du Nord
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was staying near here so was a beacon in the night..the area is lovely and diverse. The arch is nice but not spectacular

Thank Faye J
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We came as part of our sightseeing tour across Paris and passed this medium sized arch. A couple of minutes to look at was sufficient for us - okay but that’s it. Is this a helpful review? Then please give me a "Thumbs up Thank...More

Thank FrankGeisler
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Not as nice as Porte Saint Denis but just a block away. This arch is simpler and smaller in size than its brother a block away. If you’re in the area I would recommend seeing both. Many train station are located nearby so it is...More

2  Thank Clevlander
Reviewed October 28, 2017

The stone portal consists of a central arch flanked by two smaller arches and is located at the site of one of the original city gates. The arch also has several bas-reliefs. Worth a short visit

1  Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Very busy neighborhood near alot of dining and clubs. Short walk to other arch on st denis. Shrt walk from Gard de Nord station.

Thank Adina H
Reviewed September 13, 2017

nice arch in a very busy and bustling area of real paris, lots of hidden passages to discover nearby, loads of place to eat.

Thank 22Atomic
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

The Saint Martin Arch was 50 meters from the hotel that I stayed in Paris. It's a beautiful construction in a very busy neighborhood, and this makes a difference: it surprises anyone with its size and shape.

Thank Marcus A
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Louis XIV built lots of monuments to himself including this stupendous arch. I love this and the surrounding multicultural area. Downmarket but super-interesting.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

This gate is not as interesting as the Porte de St Denis that is 2 blocks away. Worth a look only if you are walking or driving nearby. Plain compared to other sites.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed August 21, 2016

We stumbled across this grand arch while walking from Montmatre to the Pantheon. It is worth a photo stop.

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