Top Things To Do
47 top things to do in Paris for someone who visits Paris for the first time
I’ve curated, by order, a selection of the 47 best attractions, monuments, parks, neighborhoods, museums, buildings, events and other things to see in Paris.
The Eiffel Tower is the most iconic monument of...
The Eiffel Tower is the most iconic monument of France. It was built by Gustave Eiffel to celebrate the centenary of the b... + More
The Montmartre neighbourhood is the most b...
The Montmartre neighbourhood is the most bohemian district in Paris. Known as the Painter's neighbourhood, it was home... + More
Arc de Triomphe
The Arc the Triomphe of Paris was built to comm...
The Arc the Triomphe of Paris was built to commemorate the victory in the Austerlitz battle of 1805, by order of Napoleó... + More
Avenue des Champs-Élysées
The Champs-Élysées Avenue is...
The Champs-Élysées Avenue is the most famous street of Paris. It goes from Place de la Concorde to the Place... + More
Musée du Louvre
The Louvre is the most famous museum of Paris a...
The Louvre is the most famous museum of Paris and the biggest museum of art and historic monuments of the world. The collection... + More
Moulin Rouge building was created in 1889 and i...
Moulin Rouge building was created in 1889 and it has become worldwide famous throughout the years, not just because of the uniq... + More
Notre-Dame de Paris
One of the most notable monuments in Paris (and...
One of the most notable monuments in Paris (and in all of Europe for that matter) is the Notre Dame Cathedral. This Catholic tr... + More
The Sainte-Chapelle is a Gothic style Royal cha...
The Sainte-Chapelle is a Gothic style Royal chapel located within the Palais de la Cité. Is was built to contain the col... + More
Basilique du Sacré-Cœur
The Sacré-Coeur Basilica is probably the...
The Sacré-Coeur Basilica is probably the most famous building in the hill of Montmartre and its located at a height of 1... + More
The Montparnasse Tower has an observation deck ...
The Montparnasse Tower has an observation deck on the 56th floor from which visitors have beautiful views of the city. O... + More
The Panthéon is a mausoleum that's l...
The Panthéon is a mausoleum that's located in the Latin Quarter of Paris. Between the people who is buried here are ... + More
The original purpose of this building was to be...
The original purpose of this building was to be a hospital and retirement home for war veterans, and now it houses different mu... + More
Jardins du Trocadéro
The place was named in honour of the Battl...
The place was named in honour of the Battle of Trocadero, in which the fortified Isla del Trocadero, in southern ... + More
Pont Alexandre III
Most people consider the nineteenth century Pon...
Most people consider the nineteenth century Pont Alexandre III the most beautiful bridge in Paris. It is without a doubt the ci... + More
Latin Quarter - Quartier latin
The Latin Quarter is a neighbourhoood located o...
The Latin Quarter is a neighbourhoood located on the left side of the Seine River, around the Sorbonne University. Its narrow a... + More
Musée de l'Orangerie
This museum has exhibitions of Impressioni...
This museum has exhibitions of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist art, including some of Monet, Picasso and Modigliani&n... + More
Jardin du Palais Royal
The Garden of the Royal Palace is located next ...
The Garden of the Royal Palace is located next to the Royal Palace, north of the Louvre Museum. The palace was constructed for&... + More
Catacombs of Paris
The Catacombs of Paris are an underground labyr...
The Catacombs of Paris are an underground labyrinth situated in former quarries' galleries from which stone was taken to bu... + More
Les Halles de Paris was Paris's centra...
Les Halles de Paris was Paris's central fresh food market. Located in the heart of the city, it was demolished in 1971... + More
Champ de Mars
Champ de Mars -in English 'Mars Field&...
Champ de Mars -in English 'Mars Field'- is a public garden located between the Eiffel Tower and the Military ... + More
Wall of love (Le mur des je t'aime)
The 'I Love You Wall', a work of art co...
The 'I Love You Wall', a work of art conceived by Frédéric Baron and Claire Kito, is a must-see for coupl... + More
Le Bateau-Lavoir ("The Boat Wash-hous...
Le Bateau-Lavoir ("The Boat Wash-house") is the nickname for a building in the Montmartre di... + More
Au Lapin Agile
This cabaret is located on a hill of the bohemi...
This cabaret is located on a hill of the bohemian neighbourhood of Montmartre. Its the oldest of the city and its name, in Engl... + More
Place du Tertre
The Place du Tertre is a square in Montmartre d...
The Place du Tertre is a square in Montmartre district, only a few streets away from Montmartre's Basilica of the Sacr&eacu... + More
Place de la Bastille
In the centre of the square, the famous "G...
In the centre of the square, the famous "Génie de la Liberté" (Spirit of Freedom) commemorates the revo... + More
Place des Vosges
The Place des Vosges is one of the oldest squar...
The Place des Vosges is one of the oldest squares in Paris, and also one of the most beautiful. Visitors stroll under the arche... + More
Hôtel de Ville
This building functions as the headquarters of ...
This building functions as the headquarters of the City Hall of Paris since 1357. Its a reconstruction of the Renaissance-style... + More
The Conciergerie is a building that had differe...
The Conciergerie is a building that had different functions throughout the years: it was the residence of the French royalty&nb... + More
Internationally renowned for its rich collectio...
Internationally renowned for its rich collection of Impressionist art, the Musée d'Orsay also displays all Western a... + More
Jardin des Tuileries
The Gardens of the Tuileries are located betwee...
The Gardens of the Tuileries are located between the Place de la Concorde and the Louvre Museum. Their style is French formal a... + More
The Bateaux Mouches is a company that offers bo...
The Bateaux Mouches is a company that offers boat tours along the Seine, seeing landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame ... + More
Place de la Concorde
The Place de la Concorde -in English '...
The Place de la Concorde -in English 'Square of the Concord'- is one of the most famous squares in Paris, located ... + More
Jardin des Plantes
The Garden of Plants of Paris is a botanic gard...
The Garden of Plants of Paris is a botanic garden that was previously used to make cientific investigations with medicinal plan... + More
Jardin du Luxembourg
The Luxembourg Garden is a private park that be...
The Luxembourg Garden is a private park that belongs to the French Senate, its institution is situated in the Luxembourg Palace... + More
The Musée Rodin is located inside a priv...
The Musée Rodin is located inside a private mansion that dates from the 18th century. Walking through its grounds y... + More
This is the flagship store of the Lafayette Gal...
This is the flagship store of the Lafayette Galeries, a high-end department store that features some of the most famous brands ... + More
Opéra National de Paris - Palais Garnier
The Palais Garnier was built by Charles Garnier...
The Palais Garnier was built by Charles Garnier and it was inaugurated in 1875. It's open to visitors for tours during the ... + More
Ladurée is a French luxury bakery a...
Ladurée is a French luxury bakery and sweets maker house created in 1862. It is one of the world's be... + More
Saint Louis Island - Île Saint-Louis
The Île Saint-Louis is a natural isl...
The Île Saint-Louis is a natural island that's sister to the famous Île de la Cité. The neighb... + More
The Centre Pompidou is a high-tech architecture...
The Centre Pompidou is a high-tech architecture complex that houses the National Museum of Modern Art. This museum has exh... + More
Père Lachaise Cemetery
The Père Lachaise Cemetery is the l...
The Père Lachaise Cemetery is the largest and most famous cemetery in Paris. It has 70.000 burial spots and it'... + More
The Canal Saint-Martin is a 4.5 kilom...
The Canal Saint-Martin is a 4.5 kilometre long canal. It connects the waters of northeast Paris to the Seine. It... + More
Picasso museum - Musée National Picasso-Paris
The Picasso museum has a collection that a...
The Picasso museum has a collection that allows visitors to follow the creative journey of the artist during the years. It... + More
Atelier des Lumières
The Atelier des Lumières offers imm...
The Atelier des Lumières offers immersive exhibitions, with 140 video projectors and a spatialised sound syste... + More
Louis Vuitton Foundation
The Louis Vuitton Foundation is an art mus...
The Louis Vuitton Foundation is an art museum (mostly contemporary) and cultural center sponsored by the Louis Vuitton bra... + More
Quai Branly Museum - Musée du quai Branly
The Quai Branly Museum is an ethnographic museu...
The Quai Branly Museum is an ethnographic museum that specializes in indigenous art and cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania ... + More
Madeleine Church - L'église de la Madeleine
The Madeleine Church resembles an ancient ...
The Madeleine Church resembles an ancient Greek temple from the outside, with its neoclassical style and 52 Corinthian col... + More
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