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Splendid Old Architecture

One of Paris' gems, this is one of the prettiest covered passages, a remnant of the early 19th... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
Beautiful Covered Passage

This might be the most beautiful of the amazing covered passages in Paris due to the stunning... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
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30 Mar 2018
“Splendid Old Architecture”
6 Sep 2017
“Beautiful Covered Passage”
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The Galerie Vivienne is one of the most impressive covered passage for its architectural innovation characteristic of the early nineteenth century. Property of the Institut national d'histoire de l'art (INHA), it hosts many institutions related to...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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2 rue Vivienne, 75002 Paris, France
Opéra / Bourse
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+(33)(0)1 47 03 89 0
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

One of Paris' gems, this is one of the prettiest covered passages, a remnant of the early 19th Century when shoppers and diners got off the dirty streets and came inside to be entertained. Some lovely unique shops here.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This might be the most beautiful of the amazing covered passages in Paris due to the stunning design. Not a lot of shopping or eating here, just pretty architecture. Come and see all the passages, one of my favorite features of Paris.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Stunning design, some cute shops, one of Paris' unique and wonderful areas. Come and experience the covered passages of Paris, I love them all.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This is an early 19th century building with a must see rotunda but that is the only thing to see here. It is next to Gallerie Vivienne which is one of the largest, most open covered passages of Paris. This one is very beautiful but...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

The only Galerie that required a security check. Not sure why but our bags were checked before entering the Galerie. It was very beautiful but part was roped off. We visited as part of a self-guided tour of the galeries and passage.

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Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle
époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades,
and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here,
modern day workers continue to take advantage of the
legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th
century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and
cinemas sit side by side with French bistros
predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in
...More
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