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Paris

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Paris
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    Paris

    533 votes

    City

    A world city that merits the hype. All of the exalted babble about the "city of lights" can be eno...

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    Montmartre

    125 votes

    Neighborhood

    Montmartre (UK: mon-MAR-trə, US: mohn-, French: [mɔ̃maʁtʁ] (listen)) is a large hill in Paris's...

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    Notre-Dame Cathedral

    268 votes

    Sight

    The imposing Gothic masterpiece on the Ile de la Cité was built between 1163 and 1345 -- this per...

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    Le Rex Club

    18 votes

    Club

    The Rex Club is the indestructible veteran of the Paris club scene. None other than the Godfather...

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    Eiffel Tower

    442 votes

    Sight

    The Old Lady and me. It's difficult to believe that at first, many Parisians fiercely resisted the...

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    Musée du Louvre

    286 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The building complex of the Louvre was originally a royal palace, today it stands for the museum ...

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    Basilique du Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre

    181 votes

    Sight

    Built at the highest point in Paris, this is a monument to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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    Arc de Triomphe

    169 votes

    Sight

    This iconic triumphal arch forms the focus of the main east-west road axis of Paris, running betw...

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    Musée d'Orsay

    100 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Housed in a former ''Beaux-Arts'' railway station (completed in 1900 for the ''Exposition Univers...

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    Avenue des Champs-Élysées

    124 votes

    Sight

    For many visitors one of the must-see places in Paris is the Avenue des Champs-Elysées which was ...

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    Centre Pompidou

    49 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Those who are unfamiliar with conceptual art sometimes don't know quite what to expect, or how to...

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    Île de la Cité

    46 votes

    Neighborhood

    Many world famous sites are found along these banks. From the Louvre to the Eiffel Tower, from the...

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    Palais de Tokyo

    9 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The Palais de Tokyo is Paris's largest specialist contemporary art exhibition venue, owned and op...

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    Le Panthéon

    43 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Originally conceived by Louis XV as a grand neo-classical church honouring St. Geneviève, the pat...

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    Musée Rodin

    13 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    A museum dedicated to the life and work of the great sculptor. The house contains an extensive co...

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    Musée Picasso

    9 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Most of the works by Picasso and others which were in the master's possession at the time of his ...

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    Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie

    13 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Opened in 1986 and continuously upgraded, substantially damaged by a 2015 structural fire. This a...

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    Palais-Royal

    22 votes

    Sight

    Ordered by Cardinal de Richelieu (1585-1642), King Louis XIII's prime Minister in 1629 (completed...

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    Grande Arche

    15 votes

    Sight

    A twentieth century rendition of the Arc de Triomphe.

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    Jardin des Tuileries

    30 votes

    Park / Zoo

    Originally adjoining the now-lost royal palace of the Tuileries, these gardens lying immediately ...

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    Hôtel de Ville de Paris

    22 votes

    Sight

    Many feel that this, Paris' town hall, is one of the loveliest buildings in the city. You might n...

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    Musée de Notre Dame de Paris

    4 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The Musée de Notre Dame de Paris was a small museum dedicated to the cathedral of Notre Dame de P...

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    Grand Palais

    15 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Built in 1900 for the universal exposition, the Grand Palais was an engineering feat and a milest...

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    Musée d'Art Moderne

    5 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The east wing of the Palais de Tokyo holds the modern art collection of the city of Paris, dating...

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    Soc Des Amis Institut Du Monde Arabe

    13 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The building has a freely accessible rooftop which allows for a beautiful bird's-eye view of the ...

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    Quartier Asiatique

    11 votes

    Sight

    The Quartier Asiatique (Asian Quarter), also called Triangle de Choisy or Petite Asie, is the lar...

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    Place de la Bastille

    26 votes

    Sight

    The Place de la Bastille is a square in Paris where the Bastille prison stood until the storming ...

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    Parc de la Villette

    5 votes

    Park / Zoo

    The Parc de la Villette is the third-largest park in Paris, 55.5 hectares (137 acres) in area, l...

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    Centre national de la photographie

    1 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The Centre national de la photographie is a French association managed by the Ministry of Culture...

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    Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle

    10 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The French National Museum of Natural History, known in French as the Muséum national d'histoire ...

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    Fondation Le Corbusier

    3 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Fondation Le Corbusier is a private foundation and archive honoring the work of architect Le Corb...

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    Passage Brady

    6 votes

    Sight

    Passage Brady is one of two iron-and-glass covered arcades (known in French as the Passages couve...

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    Petit Palais

    7 votes

    Sight

    The Petit Palais was built as a complement to the Grand Palais for the 1900 universal exhibition,...

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