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1 Place du Chatelet, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

I've spoken in length on my IGTV Video 'How to make most of Paris' Why, this is where you need to be. It is right smack in the middle of it all. It is on the right of Seinne River bank. It has a lot...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 20, 2019

Place du Châtelet is a public square near Pont au Change on the Right Bank side of the Seine River. The most interesting thing to see here is the Fontaine du Palmier which was designed in 1806 by François-Jean Bralle. What you see here is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 24, 2019

This may be one of the absolute centers of the city, so it is very busy, lots of traffic and lots of people. Some big grand theaters are here, but otherwise this area does not have a lot of character. A bit polluted.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 7, 2018

One of the centers of the 19th Century urban renewal, now a big square with a fountain surrounded by theaters. Lots of traffic. Also big Metro change point. One of the centers.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Place du Châtelet is a small public square on the right bank of the river Seine. In the centre of the square is Fontaine du Palmier or Fontaine de la Victoire. This fountain was designed to celebrate the French victory. The 4 sphinxes spue the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Found this piazza while walking in the Latin Quarter section of Paris, walking towards the Picasso Museum.. Once I noticed it, had to stop and take some pictures.. Plus, the weather was wonderful..

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Place du Chatelet is where the Tourist info office is... It also has a fountain [216 years old] in its centre and can be easily reached at the metro station and train hub "Chatelet les Halles" [which is also the largest underground subway/train station in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Mark D
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

The Place du Chatelet is a small square in Paris that has a great fountain. The 1808 fountain has two sphinxes that commerate Napoleon's victory in Egypt.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

The square is home to a Napoleonic victory fountain and monument, on the northern edge of Pont au Change. The square itself is a tree studded large patch of asphalt surrounded by busy streets.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

Place du Chatelet is a small park bordered by Avenue Victoria and the West Bank of the Seine. On one side of the park, the street leads to Pont Au Change which brings you over to Ile de la Cite. I like this bridge nest...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Les Halles
Historically the central iron-clad market of Paris,
Les Halles has evolved architecturally since then but
the pulsating energy has stayed the same. Now it
houses the main shopping mall, which nestles
underground surrounded by fast-food take-aways and
international restaurants coupled with beautiful
churches and the old commodity exchange. Parallel to
it are the high-street stores of Rue de Rivoli and
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