A Poximité
Near the hotel
L'ABSINTHE
L'ABSINTHE
L'Absinthe is a modern, warm and comfortable bistro (with heated terrace) located in an oasis of calm right in the heart of the Opéra neighbourhood.
24 Place du Marché Saint-Honoré 75001 Paris
JEU DE PAUME (museum)
JEU DE PAUME (museum)
The building was constructed at the northwest corner of the garden in 1861 under the reign of Napoleon III, to house the courts for the jeu de paume (the forerunner of tennis), duplicating the plan for the Orangerie (located at the southwest corner), and thereby becoming its counterpart. Since 1909 the building has been dedicated to art.
1 Place de la Concorde 75008 Paris
JEAN-PAUL HÉVIN
JEAN-PAUL HÉVIN
This bean-lover’s chocolates thrill purists with their excellent bitterness and satisfy the adventurous with their unexpected flavours. Jean-Paul Hévin is also a “Meilleur Ouvrier de France”, making his shop worth a small detour.
231 Rue Saint-Honoré 75001 Paris
MUSÉE D'ORSAY
MUSÉE D'ORSAY
The Musée d’Orsay is a national museum located in Paris on the Left Bank of the Seine, in the 7th arrondissement, housed in the former Orsay Railway Station (1898) and opened in 1986. The museum’s collections feature Western painting and sculpture from 1848 to 1914, along with decorative arts, photography and architecture.
1 Rue de Bellechasse 75007 Paris
MUSÉE DE L'ORANGERIE
MUSÉE DE L'ORANGERIE
The Musée de l’Orangerie is a museum of Impressionist and Post- Impressionist paintings. It houses works by Claude Monet, Paul Cézanne, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Amedeo Modigliani, Le Douanier Rousseau, André Derain, Chaïm Soutine, Marie Laurencin, Maurice Utrillo, Paul Gauguin and Alfred Sisley.
Jardin Tuileries 75001 Paris
MUSÉE DES ARTS DÉCORATIFS
MUSÉE DES ARTS DÉCORATIFS
The museum’s various collections bring together some 150,000 objects, 6,000 of them presented to the public. They are distributed among five chronological sections (Middle Ages-Renaissance, 17th-18th centuries, 19th century, Art Nouveau-Art Deco and Modern-Contemporary)
107 Rue de Rivoli 75001 Paris
MUSÉE DU LOUVRE
MUSÉE DU LOUVRE
The Louvre is one of the world’s greatest museums and the largest museum in Paris, with 210,000 m² of space, including 60,600 devoted to exhibits. Located in the heart of the city, between the Right Bank and the Rue de Rivoli, in the 1st arrondissement, the building is a former royal palace, the Palais du Louvre.
PALAIS-ROYAL
PALAIS-ROYAL
The Louvre is one of the world’s greatest museums and the largest museum in Paris, with 210,000 m² of space, including 60,600 devoted to exhibits. Located in the heart of the city, between the Right Bank and the Rue de Rivoli, in the 1st arrondissement, the building is a former royal palace, the Palais du Louvre.
PLACE DE LA CONCORDE
PLACE DE LA CONCORDE
This square was designed by Ange-Jacques Gabriel in 1755 as an octagon bounded by the Champs-Élysées and the Jardin des Tuileries. The fountains, added by Hittorff, are inspired by those of Saint Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
LA CORDONNERIE
LA CORDONNERIE
Since 1964 this restaurant has been serving traditional French cuisine prepared by the owner in an open kitchen and featuring market-fresh produce. The welcome is warm and the ambience relaxed in this building in the 17th.
20 Rue Saint-Roch 75001 Paris
LA PLACE VENDOME
LA PLACE VENDOME
Typical of classic French urban design, this is one of the most famous squares in Paris and is considered one of the most luxurious in the world. Its architect was Jules Hardouin-Mansart, who in 1699 created an urban- development plan that owners of buildings had to comply with. Many of the façades are classified as historic monuments.