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Best things to do in Necker, Paris

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Building
“Tour Maine-Montparnasse (Maine-Montparnasse Tower), also commonly named Tour Montparnasse, is a 210-metre (689 ft) office skyscraper located in the Montparnasse area of Paris, France. Constructed from 1969 to 1973, it was the tallest skyscraper in France until 2011, when it was surpassed by the 231-metre (758 ft) Tour First. As of April 2019, it is the 19th tallest building in the European Union. Access by the station "Gare Montparnasse" on the line 4, 6, 12 or 13”
286 locals recommend
Department Store
“A large choice of boutiques and restaurants. Easy access by taking the Metro line 6 from Cambronne to Montparnasse-Bienvenue.”
37 locals recommend
Museum
“The Bourdelle museum dedicated to Bourdelle retains extremely varied and rich collections. To the vast collection of sculptures (plasters, bronzes, marbles, stones, earth, sandstone) is added that of the collection of drawings of the artist preserved in the cabinet of graphic arts. The Bourdelle museum presents other funds, however, which have been historically entrusted to it, such as that of Rhodia and Michel Dufet, respectively daughter and son-in-law of the artist.”
48 locals recommend
Park
“It's a beautiful mid-sized park, just a few minutes away. Never crowded; and very well-kept.”
52 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“In this street, you'll find many japanese restaurants (cheap and fast food), some nice bars (I like to go to Le Tournesol for the terrasse). There're also many theatres and sex shops in this street, hence its name (Happiness Street)”
41 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Dine on the 52nd floor of Tour Montparnasse, overlooking Paris, looking straight at the Eiffel Tower. The food is OK (good but not exceptionnal), go there for the view. Don’t miss sunset (The actual view is muuuch better than what the pictures show)”
54 locals recommend
Pastry Shop
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“Just amazing. Try the Ispahan macaron cake, and the vanilla or pistachio macaron”
51 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Not the closest bakery, but it is worth the 5 min walk. Great croissants, pains au chocolat, organic bread”
59 locals recommend
Bar
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“A very nice, unpretentious place in the neighborhood, where there's always a nice vibe and activity. In front of it is also the wallace, a pretty good restaurant (french cuisine). ”
43 locals recommend
Establishment
“this place is a cabaret where you can have dinner too while you see the show.”
17 locals recommend
Government Building
“Do something off the beaten-track and check if there are exhibitions or concerts at the UNESCO. The architecture is out of the ordinary, and it is well hidden. I am sure most of my friends would not be able to tell you where it is without using google...”
13 locals recommend
Establishment
“nice photo gallery dedicated to Henri Cartier Bresson and other photographe”
29 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
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“One of the best Fromageries in Paris. Extensive choice of French and non-French cheeses.”
35 locals recommend
Theater
“That's a street with a lot of theates in there, including English spoken pieces. ”
11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Have a drink there. Always crowded with young parisian people before they go to the "Back-Up" dancing nearby. I however like the ambiance there.”
19 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
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“It's the bakery where I work, and the products are pure quality. So if you want to have a taste of modern French Patisseries, it's one of the best places even though it's a bit pricy, it's worth it ! ”
22 locals recommend