District of Paris
in Paris of Île-de-France Region, France
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 3 mi)
- Palace and Park of Versailles (Unesco heritage, 11 mi)
- Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (Unesco heritage, 35 mi)
- Chartres Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 72 mi)
- Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Rémi and Palace of Tau, Reims (Unesco heritage, 81 mi)
- Belfries of Belgium and France (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Fortifications of Vauban (Unesco heritage, 100 mi)
- Vézelay, Church and Hill (Unesco heritage, 116 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 48.853 and 2.349 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 48° 51' 12" and E 2° 20' 55"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- Local Time: 08:14 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 8:32 am and 4:53 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2022-12-09 08:12:37
Delve into Bastille
The district Bastille of Paris in Paris (Île-de-France Region) is a district located in France and is a district of the nations capital.
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Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 2°C / 36 °F
|Morning Temperature||1°C / 34 °F|
|Evening Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Night Temperature||1°C / 34 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1005 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 62% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Saturday, 10th of December 2022
3°C (37 °F)
1°C (34 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Sunday, 11th of December 2022
3°C (37 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Monday, 12th of December 2022
2°C (35 °F)
1°C (33 °F)
Light snow, light breeze, overcast clouds.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Place de la Bastille
The Place de la Bastille is a square in Paris, where the Bastille prison stood until the 'Storming of the Bastille' and its subsequent physical destruction between 14 July 1789 and 14 July 1790 during the French Revolution; no vestige of it remains. The square straddles 3 arrondissements of Paris, namely the 4th, 11th and 12th. The square and its surrounding areas are normally called simply Bastille.
Place des Vosges
The Place des Vosges is the oldest planned square in Paris. It is located in the Marais district, and it straddles the dividing-line between the 3rd and 4th arrondissements of Paris.
The opéra de la Bastille or more commonly opéra Bastille (Bastille Opera House) is a modern opera house in Paris, France.
Bastille (Paris Métro)
Bastille is a station on lines 1, 5 and 8 of the Paris Métro. It is located near the former location of the Bastille and remains of the Bastille can be seen on line 5. The platforms for line 1 are situated below road level but above the Bassin of the Arsenal and Canal Saint Martin in a short open-air segment. The western end of the line 1 platforms have the sharpest curve used by passenger trains on the Métro, with a radius of only 40 metres.
Chemin Vert (Paris Métro)
Chemin Vert is a station of the Paris Métro, named after the Rue de Chemin Vert. The station opened on 5 May 1931 with the extension of the line from Richelieu - Drouot to Porte de Charenton. The Rue de Chemin Vert (green path) follows the route of an old foot path through the middle of market gardens. In 1868 the Rue de Chemin Vert was extended from the Rue des Amandiers-Popincourt to the Barrier des Amandiers, a gate on the former Wall of the Farmers-General.
Ledru-Rollin (Paris Métro)
Ledru-Rollin is a station on line 8 of the Paris Métro, named after the Avenue Ledru-Rollin. The station opened on 5 May 1931 with the extension of the line from Richelieu - Drouot to Porte de Charenton. The Avenue Ledru-Rollin is named after the lawyer Alexandre Auguste Ledru-Rollin (1807–1874) who was elected as radical député in 1841 and founded the newspaper La Réforme.
Saint-Ambroise (Paris Métro)
Saint-Ambroise is a station on line 9 of the Paris Métro. It is under the Boulevard Voltaire. The station was opened on 10 December 1933 with the extension of the line from Richelieu - Drouot to Porte de Montreuil. It is named after the Rue Saint-Ambroise and the Saint-Ambroise church. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Saint-Ambroise (Paris Metro)
Le Train Bleu (restaurant)
Le Train Bleu (lit. "The Blue Train") is a restaurant located in the hall of the Gare de Lyon railway station in Paris, France. The restaurant has served drinks and meals to travelers and other guests since 1901 in an ornately decorated setting. Initially called "Buffet de la Gare de Lyon", it has been renamed "Le Train Bleu" in 1963, after the famous train of the same name.
The Promenade plantée or the Coulée verte is a narrow, 4.7 km (2.9 mi) parkway in the 12th arrondissement of Paris, France.
The July Column is a monumental column in Paris commemorating the Revolution of 1830. It stands in the center of the Place de la Bastille and celebrates the Trois Glorieuses — the "three glorious" days of 27–29 July 1830 that saw the fall of King Charles X of France and the commencement of the "July Monarchy" of King Louis-Philippe. It was built between 1835 and 1840.
Gare de la Bastille
Gare de La Bastille was a railway station in Paris. The station was opened in 1859 and served as the terminus of the 55-kilometre -long line to Vincennes and Verneuil-l'Étang. The line was opened only to serve the Fort de Vincennes, and was extended to La Varenne and later to Brie-Comte-Robert. The line finally reached Verneuil-l'Étang in 1892, and connected to the line to Mulhouse. Part of the line was included into the RER A on 14 December 1969.
Bréguet – Sabin (Paris Métro)
Bréguet — Sabin is a station of the Paris Métro, serving line 5. The name refers to the Rue Bréguet, named for the Bréguet family of clockmakers and inventors, and Rue Saint-Sabin, named for Charles-Pierre Angelesme de Saint-Sabin, an 18th-century Paris city councillor.
Richard-Lenoir (Paris Métro)
Richard-Lenoir is a station of the Paris Métro, serving line 5. The name refers to the Boulevard Richard-Lenoir, named after the industrialist François Richard (1765-1839) who went by the name Richard-Lenoir after the death of his business partner Joseph Lenoir-Dufresne.
Radio Nova (France)
Radio Nova (or simply Nova) is a radio station broadcast from Paris, created in 1981 by Jean-François Bizot. Its playlist is characterized by non-mainstream or underground artists of various music genres, such as electro, new wave, reggae, jazz, hip hop and world music.
Couvent des Célestins
The Couvent des Célestins, was an ancient convent located near the Place de la Bastille in Paris, France. It was the second most important burial site for royalty after the Basilique Saint-Denis. The prestigious convent was located nearby Hôtel Saint-Pol, the favourite residence of Charles V and Charles VI in the area of the Marais. Many of the high-ranking princes from their court were buried in the convent. However the convent was profanated during the French Revolution.
Maison de Victor Hugo
Maison de Victor Hugo is a museum, operated by the City of Paris, which preserves the house that Victor Hugo lived in for 16 years from 1832–1848.
Bassin de l'Arsenal
The Bassin de l'Arsenal (also known as the Port de l'Arsenal) is a boat basin in Paris. It links the Canal Saint-Martin, which begins at the Place de la Bastille, to the Seine, at the Quai de la Rapée. A component of the Réseau des Canaux Parisiens (Parisian Canal Network), it forms part of the borderline between the 12th arrondissement of Paris and the 4th. From the 16th century until the 19th, an arsenal existed at this location.
Arsenal (Paris Métro)
Arsenal is a ghost station on the Paris métro, situated on line 5 between the stations of Bastille and Quai de la Rapée, in the 4th arrondissement of Paris.
The porte Saint-Antoine was one of the gates of Paris. There were two gates named the porte Saint-Antoine, both now demolished, of which the best known was that guarded by the Bastille, on the site now occupied by the start of rue de la Bastille in the 4th arrondissement of Paris.
Hôtel des Tournelles
Not to be confused with the Château de la Tournelle. The hôtel des Tournelles was a now-demolished collection of buildings in Paris built from the 14th century onwards, to the north of the site of what is now place des Vosges. It is named after its many 'tournelles' or little towers. It was long owned by the kings of France, though they did not often live there. It was here that Henry II of France died in 1559 of wounds received in a joust.
Elephant of the Bastille
The Elephant of the Bastille was a monument in Paris which existed between 1813 and 1846. Originally conceived in 1808 by Napoleon, the colossal statue was intended to be created out of bronze and placed in the Place de la Bastille, but only a plaster full-scale model was built. At 24 m (78 ft) in height the model itself became a recognisable construction and was immortalised by Victor Hugo in his novel Les Misérables (1862) in which it is used as a shelter by the street urchin Gavroche.
Grey Area (gallery)
Grey Area is a Paris based editions and multiples project specialising in commissioning and producing original contemporary art. Founded in 2006, Grey Area works directly with artists, inviting them to come up with ideas especially suitable for development and production as a limited edition multiple, resulting in an exhibition at the gallery space in Paris, France.
École nationale supérieure de création industrielle
ENSCI-Les Ateliers, the École nationale supérieure de création industrielle, is a French design school located in the 11th arrondissement of Paris. As a public commercial and industrial establishment under authority of both the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Industry, it is the first and only French national institute exclusively devoted to the advanced studies in design. It is a member of the Hautes Études-Sorbonne-Arts et Métiers cluster and of the Conférence des grandes écoles.
Temple du Marais
Temple du Marais is a church located in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, in the district of Le Marais at 17 Rue Saint-Antoine. Famous for its architecture, it was built to the plans of François Mansart in 1632, who modelled them on the Pantheon in Rome and has a rotunda of 13.5 metres in diameter. Its construction was overseen by the master mason contractor Michel Villedo.
Nova Press is a French media company established in 1972 by Jean-François Bizot, Nova Press is officially registered since 4 June 1981. The company most notably owns the radio stations Radio Nova and TSF Jazz.
These districts also belong to Paris.
- Faubourg Saint-Marcel
- Les Halles
- Marais Quarter
- Quartier Saint-Victor
- Saint Antoine
These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Paris.
- Saint Denis
- Porte de passy
- Roissy CDG
- Le Moulin de Royaumont
- Jouy le Comte
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Paris.
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