Palais De Chaillot

Currently Open [Closes at 06:30 pm]
  • Address: 1 Place du Trocadero et du 11 Novembre, 75016 Paris, France
  • Timings: 09:45 am - 05:15 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-158515200
  • Ticket Price: 7 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Landmark, Aquarium, Monument, Family And Kids

The Palais de Chaillot furnishes a fantastic perspective of the Eiffel Tower on the other side of the Seine. One of the most iconic depictions of this view is of Adolf Hitler, standing on the Palace terrace. The fantastic building is additionally worth a visit on its own benefits. It is beautifully designed to house some exhibition halls and an aquarium.

The predominant structure is based the highest point of the mount reputed to be Chaillot was raised for the 1878 World's Fair. Regarded as the Palais du Trocadero, it was an extensive show lobby with two wings and two towers. Known as a compositionally uncommon building, it held components of both Moorish and Byzantine construction modeling. An aquarium was arranged beneath the building.

Today, the Palais de Chaillot houses various distinctive storehouses. In the south wing, there is the Musee de la Marine or the Naval Museum and the Musée de l'homme or The Museum of Man. The previous is an oceanic themed exhibition hall with a gathering that began with relics fitting in with Louis XV. Palais De Chaillot Paris tourist attraction added in 3 Days In Paris Itinerary

  • Le Palais de Chaillot is one of the best places to see the Eiffel Tower with its sparkling lights at night.
  • Catch the sight of Eiffel Tower from Cafe de l'Homme.
  • There is a bookshop you can visit here.
  • Research before hand on the different attractions you might want to visit here.
  • The museums may be closed on holidays.
  • The Aquarium has 3 tanks with 10.000 fish and invertebrates, a shark tunnel, and even its own movie theaters.

  •  Museum €7, reduced rate of €5 for kids 4-13.

  • Trocadero Metro (M6 Green, M9 Yellow)

  • Gauloise
  • Borguetta
  • Trazz Cafe


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  • Palais De Chaillot Address: 1 Place du Trocadero et du 11 Novembre, 75016 Paris, France
  • Palais De Chaillot Contact Number: +33-158515200
  • Palais De Chaillot Timing: 09:45 am - 05:15 pm
  • Palais De Chaillot Price: 7 EUR
  • Best time to visit Palais De Chaillot(preferred time): 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Palais De Chaillot: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 3.81% of people who visit Paris include Palais De Chaillot in their plan

  • 34.78% of people start their Palais De Chaillot visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Palais De Chaillot

Friday, Saturday and Sunday

83.33% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Palais De Chaillot

People normally club together Pont Des Invalides and Bois De Boulogne while planning their visit to Palais De Chaillot.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • The view here is amazing. I arrived at sunset as the tower started being lit. There was a fashion show below and the was a crane in the way. The crane was moved purely for the benefit of the tourists (at least I think). Just be careful it can get really cold in autumn.

  • View point for Eiffel tower. Get down the bus over here and walk along the river to reach The wonder of the world...

  • This is the Classic must see place to get great shots of the Eiffel Tower, but don’t overlook the less crowded locations.

  • Great place to view the Eiffel tower with bus stops and metro access near by. There are street peddlers that will try very aggressively to sell you trinkets but we were ok just avoiding eye contact, saying no multiple times and not engaging them. Nice fountains and park as well.

  • The area around the Eiffel tower is a sad sight. Muddy, crowded and full of jihad fences to keep maniacs away. Palais de Chaillot is also pretty crowded, but it's probably the best place to see and take photos of the Eiffel tower. There are water cannons and small fountains in the centre surrounded by some benches.

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