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Things to Do and Places to Visit in Paris

Things to Do and Places to Visit in Paris

Even though we were in Paris for 10 days and covered the major tourist attractions, there still remain many places we didn’t get to visit or things we didn’t get to do. Nevertheless, I think I have created a pretty good list to keep you busy on your visit to Paris. Click on the links below for visitor information, details, my impression or experience, and pictures! Montmartre/City Free Walking Tour Sacré-Cœur (done on the same day as Montmartre, as Sacré-Cœur is…

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Sacré-Cœur–Things to Do in Paris

Sacré-Cœur–Things to Do in Paris

Sacré-Cœur: 35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, 75018 Paris; +33 1 53 41 89 00; http://www.sacre-coeur-montmartre.com/english/ Hours: Daily: 6 AM—10:30 PM Free entrance After France was defeated by Germany in a war in 1870, Alexandre Legentil and Hubert Ronhault de Fleury spearheaded a vow and a project to build a church pledged to the Sacred Heart of Jesus to mark the country’s contrition and repentance. The two believed that the defeat by the Germans was rooted in spiritual, rather…

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Eglise Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais–Things to do in Paris

Eglise Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais–Things to do in Paris

Eglise Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais (Church of Saint Gervais et Saint Protais): 13 Rue des Barres, 75004 Paris; +33 1 48 87 32 02; https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St-Gervais-et-St-Protais Hours: Mon—Fri: 6 AM—9PM Sat—Sun: 7 AM—9 PM Located east of the City Hall (Hotel de Ville), the Church of Saint Gervais and Saint Protais is a monument that you cannot miss when exploring the 4th arrondissement. As one of the oldest churches in Paris (4th century), the present church structure was built from 15th —17th centuries. The…

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