Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Paris is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Paris a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Paris.
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Champ de Mars, 5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France
09:00 am - 11:59 pm
The Eiffel Tower needs no introduction being one of the most looked forward to things to do in Paris! There are several guided tours to the attraction. This is one of the most crowded attractions in Paris and so it is a good idea to book a skip the line pass. The tower offers you panoramic views of Paris, from a bird’s eye view along with some dining options.
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Musee du Louvre, 75001 Paris, France
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the best museums in the world, the Louvre attracts visitors from all over the world. A plethora of collections comprising Egyptian antiquities, Near Eastern antiquities, Greek, Etruscan, and Roman items, Islamic art, Sculpture and decorative art among many more. It lies right the center of the city and is one of the most visited attractions ...
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5 Quai Anatole France, 75007 Paris, France
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
Perched on the Seine river’s left bank the Musee D Orsay is one of the most picturesque museums given its location inside the Beaux-Arts railway station. A huge collection of French Art this place will leave you awe struck, to say the least. Forms of paintings, sculptures, furniture, and photography make up for the stunning collection here. N...
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6 Parvis Notre-Dame, Place Jean-Paul II, 75004 Paris
08:00 am - 06:45 pm
It is no use that Europe is home to some of the most beautiful cathedrals worldwide and the Notre Dame Cathedral is the biggest example of this. A 17th century construction that later was renovated in 1991, this attraction is a medieval Catholic cathedral. Also known by the name Our Lady of Paris, the cathedral is also a UNESCO world heritage site....
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35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, 75018 Paris, France
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
More popular known as the Sacré-Cœur Basilica, the Sacre Coeur Montmartre has got to be on every list of things to do in Paris. Essentially a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica, this monument is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Take up a walking tour to get the best of enlightenment of this structure. An inspiration to man...
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8 Boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris, France
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
Paris’ Gothic era has influenced its architecture rather majorly, given it a characteristic vibe that you will not find anywhere else. The Sainte Chapelle is one such place. A royal chapel essentially, this Parisian attraction was where the Kings of France aboded till the 14th century. The chapel will capture your sight and all your sense for...
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8 Rue Scribe, 75009 Paris, France
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Once known as the Opéra de Paris, the Palais Garnier is the city’s most notable opera house. Guided tours of this place will enlighten you on its steep, glorious history. Sights of beautiful marble interiors with lots of art works including magnificent sculptures. Your Parisian rendezvous will be upped further if you get a chance to wa...
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79 Rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
11:30 am - 08:30 pm
As you begin to explore Paris you are likely to realize that the city has a lot of art galleries. The Rodin Museum is also called Musée Rodin locally. The entire museum is filled with eye-catching sculptures which is the glorious work of popular French sculptor Auguste Rodin. Drawings, vintage photographs and art objects further complete the...
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Montmartre, 75008 Paris, France
06:00 am - 10:30 pm
Montmartre is a historic district perched on the city’s 18th arrondissement. What you will first notice about this place is the white-domed Basilica of the Sacré-Cœur. Another church called the Saint Pierre de Montmartre is here too. They say that it was here where the Jesuit order of priests was founded. To get the best of this ...
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Rue du Cloitre Notre-Dame, 75004 Paris, France
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
A UNESCO world heritage site, the towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, apart from being architecturally stunning and historically significant also afford magnificent views of Paris and the River Seine. Extremely popular amongst tourists, you will encounter long lines to get in, but every minute spent waiting will feel worth the sight that awaits you aft...
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Saint-Germain-des-Pres, Paris, France
08:00 am - 07:45 pm
One of the four administrative quarters of the 6th arrondissement of Paris, the Saint Germain Des Pres. The station derives its name from the France’s Holy saint Germain-des-Pres. While in Paris, you might find yourself commuting through this but for some brilliant insights take up a guided tour. It is a favorite place of many visitors and ev...
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19 Rue Beaubourg, 75004 Paris, France
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Named after the president who decided to launch this new cultural centre dedicated to modern art, the museum is exotically futuristic: it’s escalators, water pipes and air conditioning have been moved outside the building to make more space for the art inside. Initial opposition faded after the Centre opened and became an instant hit. Culture...
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Place des Vosges, 75004 Paris, France
One of the finest squares in Paris, Places des Vosges is a gorgeous place surrounded by 17th century townhouses and beautifully manicured gardens. It is also the oldest planned squares in Paris. A great place for people watching or just a lazy stroll, there is also a children’s park where your kids can run around. The area is home to some great restaurants, art galleries and boutiques.
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Place du Pantheon, 75005 Paris, France
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Who knew Marie Curie and Victor Hugo would one day share a room? As would Braille and Voltaire? But that’s exactly what happened here at the Pantheon, where the greatest of France sleep. Once a chapel devoted to St. Genevieve, it is now a mausoleum for the most prominent of French poets, writers, artists and scientists. It is also the l...
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158 Boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Musee Jacquemart-Andre is a mansion full of fascinating pieces of art; from baroque to Byzantium and even neo-classical artefacts adorn the museum that still resembles a sprawling 19th century manor.
Built by Edouard Andre and his wife Nelie Jacquemart, the museum is an excellent opportunity for visitors to explore a stately home that boasts of som...