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The Passages: hidden arcades of Paris

The Passages: hidden arcades of Paris

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am a professionnal guide and I worked hard to prepare this tour. I want to offer you a fun time and give you a lot of quality informations. My tour is about history art and architecture, but shopping too! I use to be a school teacher but now I enjoy so much to meet new people, and to share my love of Paris history with everyone. I lived in Paris région since I am born here! I love the passages…
Lucien
Lucien
Lucien
Lucien

What we’ll do

The Parisian passages are iconic and unavoidable places for those who want to discover Paris. Since the end of the French Revolution, these arches are at the origin of modern commercial galleries, the actual shopping malls! Very numerous in the 19th century, there are only a few that the curious traveler can not avoid. Let me make you discover the arcades of the garden of the Palais Royal, by way…

What else you should know

This tour will be happy history, architecture, fun facts and beautiful places! It is about discovering a place you cannot really find by yourself, and discovering Paris 19th century history!

What to bring

good mood
cash if you want to do some shopping
your camer: aa lot of pictures can be taken

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Where you'll be

We will walk in the Palais Royal garden, then discover the Galerie Vivienne and the discret Galerie Colbert. Then we will cross the amazing Passage Choiseul to find the olf Passages Des Panoramas. Then we will maybe take a look in the Passages des Princes. We will continue with the Passage Jouffroy, where we can make a stop in th Hotel Chopin. After this big walk we will stop in the Passage Verdeau. We will make as many stops you need!

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

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This tour will be happy history, architecture, fun facts and beautiful places! It is about discovering a place you cannot really find by yourself, and discovering Paris 19th century history!
Lucien
history walk
The Passages: hidden arcades of Paris
22 reviews
$35 per person
22 reviews
$35 per person