"J'exerce l'activité de Guide Conférenciere Interprète Anglais-Italien à Paris depuis 2004. Diplômée en Histoire de l'Art, de l’Université de Marne la Vallée en 2004, du Ministère du de la Culture et du Tourisme, Professeur de F.L.E.et de Civilisation Françai..."

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Splendid covered passages

Paris - France

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  • Nombre5 to 20 persons
  • Durée
    1 hour(s) 45 minute(s)
  • Tags
    Entertainment / Guided tours / Local handicrafts
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An exciting visit in the heart of Paris, Balzac and Zola.

Ancestors of our modern shopping centers, created in the early 19th century at the confines of the Palais-Royal. Arcades, with Greek and Egyptian motifs, covered with a canopy, inspired by the models of arcades and Arab souks.

Protected from weather, mud and cars, useful shortcut from one district to the other they allow traders to pile their goods and dandies and courtesans to stroll away from the crowds. The Second Empire rang their decline but they still mark the history of Parisian urbanism.

Towards Diderot on the bench of Argenson, Vidocq, Colette, and other famous mythical characters whose memory haunts the place...


Secure Remboursement Charte
Cancellation guarantee Satisfied or your money back Good Spot charter By Gîtes de France

10 € / per person

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Localization Paris, France

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