Le Palais de Chaillot & la Place du Trocadéro
Located in the 16th arrondissement of Paris on the famous "Place du Trocadero", the Palais de Chaillot was built for the 1937 International Exhibition of "Arts and Techniques Applied to Modern Life". The Palais de Chaillot is home to four major cultural institutions: Cité de l’architecture et du patrimoine (City of Architecture and Heritage), Musée national de la Marine (National Maritime Museum), Musée de l'Homme (museum of Mankind) and Théâtre national de la Danse (National Dance Theatre).
Aquarium de Paris
Located in the heart of Paris in the Trocadero gardens, the Paris Aquarium offers an unforgettable spectacle for young and old. 7,500 fish and invertebrates as well as 50 sharks will amaze you. It houses the largest shark tank and the largest medusarium in France. Enjoy the shows on the programme for a magical family outing!
L’Arc de Triomphe
An emblematic monument of the capital, it was built from 1806 by the architect Jean-François Chalgrin, on the orders of Napoleon I in honour of the French armies. It was completed thirty years later under the reign of Louis Philippe.
Located in the centre of the Place de l'Etoile, the Arc de Triomphe dominates the most famous avenue in Paris: the Champs-Élysées.
An idyllic view awaits you at the top of the Arc de Triomphe!
La Tour Eiffel & le Champ-de-Mars
Located in the 7th arrondissement of Paris and a symbol of the French capital, the imposing "Iron Lady", a 324-metre high giant, was designed by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Universal Exhibition.
Today, it overlooks the famous Champs-de-Mars and the Trocadero gardens. A great place to admire the Eiffel Tower but also to go for a walk.
To know more: Every evening, at nightfall, the Eiffel Tower is decked out in gold and sparkles for 5 minutes at the beginning of each hour until 1am.
The Grand Palais
Built for the 1900 Universal Exhibition and classified as a historical monument, it now consists of three major sites:
- The Palais de la Découverte, a museum and cultural centre dedicated to science, where children learn while having fun
- The Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, a venue for international art exhibitions
- The nef, which hosts cultural events and other activities