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Notre Dame Cathedral Tour and Seine River Cruise
"Meet your host to in late morning or afternoon for a visit the most famous cathedral of the word Notre Dame. Do you want to know if the legends that you read about the Hunchback of Notre Dame are true? Are the gargoyles alive? It’s time to know. Once you have seen the cathedral from the outside go inside and discover the beautiful rose windows reflecting on the floor with the sun. After climb aboard a sightseeing boat from the Ile de la Cité a 5-minute walk from Notre Dame. Float along the Seine and view the most famous sites of the city from the river. Keep your camera ready to take pictures of the famous Iron Lady the Eiffel Tower. Listen to the instructive comments as you discover the Hôtel de Ville or the Statue of Liberty among others. The tour will end once your cruise docks."
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Private Half-Day Tour: Paris City Highlights
"Start with a pickup from your central Paris hotel in the morning and begin your 3.5-hour sightseeing tour. Let your knowledgeable guide handle the driving while you and your private group sit back relax and enjoy the narrated ride. If there is anything particular that you are interested in simply let your guide know. One of the benefits of having a private guide is that the commentary is tailored to your interests.Learn about the history and architecture of Paris as you visit its most famous monuments museums landmarks and neighborhoods. Ride around Place de la Concorde past the Louvre and along the Seine River to Ile de la Cité
From EUR60.00
Small Group Paris City Tour and Louvre with Interactive Audio guide
"Discover Paris' main sights while being comfortably seated in a luxury 8-seat minivan. You will be introduced to the city of lights’ most spectacular and renowned monuments and historical sites of Paris discovering different parts of the city and diving into History. Simple and easy to use the audio pen and interactive map is your own personal guide in your language. Packed with information about each place you will pass by and see you will learn of history architecture famous French characters and so on while staying succinct and thrilling. Starting at La Concorde you will drive by L’Orangerie to reach Opera Garnier and go through the Place Vendôme the Palais Royal and the Louvre where you will admire the Great Glass Pyramid designed by Chinese architect Ieoh Ming Pei in 1989. Next your visit will take you along the Tuileries garden and the Seine river. You will admire the Pont des Arts
From $116.00

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The Palace of the Maire.

It's a pleasure to look at the Hôtel de Ville de Paris from the Île Saint-Louis across the Seine.The City of Paris's administration is housed in nothing less than a Renaissance Palace built in 1533 by...
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Feb 04, 2015

Hotel de ville

City Hall is a palace in the centre of Paris, built in the 14th century. In 1533 king Francis decided to build a bigger palace and the former building was replaced. A long history have those walls,...
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Jan 15, 2015

Place de Grève!

Standing in front of the Hôtel de Ville I remembered that this square was before 1802, called the Place de Grève. In my books I often read "sera pendu en Place de Grève!". It was the site of most of...
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Dec 30, 2013

Provost Etienne Marcel.

When I saw the statue facing the Seine and the Ile St-Louis I had no idea who was that hero of Paris. Étienne Marcel, provost of the merchants (i.e. mayor) of Paris, bought in 1357 for the...
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Dec 30, 2013

Hotel de Ville

The Hotel de Ville (Town Hall) is yet another example of Parisian elegance as regards the stately buildings of the city. What a colourful history is contained within the walls of this particular Town...
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Jun 23, 2013

Hotel de Ville

Hotel de Ville is at the center of the extensive square which served as a place of a public execution during centuries. There is the Municipality of the city now. Earlier, in XVI century there was a...
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Feb 06, 2012

The Hôtel de Ville (City Hall) de Paris

The Mairie de Paris (Town Hall) web site now has a virtual tour in English (well, a woman speaking in French but with English subtitles and captions) that shows images of the beautiful interior, and...
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Apr 04, 2011

Ornate City Hall

Built in the 1800's as a reconstruction of the Town Hall which burnt down in 1871. The square in front was once used for hangings and other styles of executions. It is now used for elaborate dinners...
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Jan 04, 2011

Hôtel de Ville

This grand Renaissance-style edifice is l'Hôtel de Ville de Paris, the city hall of Paris. It was built in the late 19th century identically to a previous 16th century Hôtel de Ville de Paris...
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Dec 07, 2010

Skating by the Hotel de Ville!

For some reason, I felt that one of the most fantastic things to do in Paris in February was...TO SKATE!!I live in Canada, so it is somewhat laughable that I needed to cross an ocean to skate. But,...
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Apr 23, 2009

This is one hotel you won't want to check out of!

Worst title ever....I was just so cheesy I couldn't help myself! Cheesy aside however, this is one hotel you won't want to check out of's a magnificent building to look at,...
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Apr 03, 2008


The Hôtel de Ville is French city hall and it is the building housing the City of Paris's administration. The northern (left) side of the building is located on the Rue de Rivoli. The nearby Bazar de...
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Mar 28, 2008
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Things to Do Near Hôtel de Ville- City Hall

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Bike About Tours

Hi there, Friends recently visited Paris and to explore the city in a relaxed, safe & fun way the best thing to do is a bike tour (according to them). They enjoyed a guided bike tour with a very...
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Fontaine des Innocents

This is a very old monument created by Jean Gougon (1549!). It was originally in a corner and had 3 sides. The fourth was added by Augustin Pajou (1788) in the style of the earlier great sculptor,...
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Parc de Bagatelle

This is a beautiful garden that is set in the Bois de Boulogne. There are special rose and iris gardens within it. The chateau and water features are beautiful and there is a "lookout" at one of the...
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Point Zéro des Routes de France

This probably won't mean a lot to many people, but this exactly the sort of quirky attraction that I love to unearth on my travels. This unprepossessing bronze star set into the cobblestones in the...
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Fontaine Stravinsky

Don't be mislead by the kids playing around the fountain near Georges Pompidou Centre - it is an artistic ensemble, as I read in Wikipedia: "The nearby Stravinsky Fountain (also called the Fontaine...
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Passage Jouffroy

The passage was built in 1836 and in 1882 the grevin wax museum opened its doors. It was also the first passage totally constructed of iron and glass. It was renovated in 1987 and is still worth a...
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Getting to Hôtel de Ville- City Hall


Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris


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