Visit the Tour Montparnasse and its neighbourhood. Things to see: the Maine-Montparnasse Tower is located in the 15th arrondissement of Paris. It's not the tallest building in Paris but the view from the top floor of the tower Montparnasse is unforgettable.
The Tower is situated in the famous axis, the Eiffel Tower, the Trocadero Palais de Chaillot, the Defense... This skyscraper of Paris has 59 storeys. The panoramic floor is at the 56th floor. It contains a permanent exhibition, a terrace and a coffee shop Cafe 360.
How to go to Montparnasse? By metro: station Montparnasse - Bienvenue.
The Ciel de Paris is an excellent restaurant where you can admire the best views of Paris. It's opened every day between 7:30 am to 11 pm. A good address to celebrate birthdays, an anniversary or any special event in Paris.
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The Jardin Atlantique is a garden on the top of the roof of the Montparnasse Station. You will find grass and trees in the busy quarter of Montparnasse.
The Musee Bourdelle is a museum that contains paintings, bronze statues of Antoine Bourdelle. You can visit also his apartment and workshop. Address: 18 rue Antoine Bourdelle Paris.
The Cimetiere de Montparnasse is one of the famous cemetery in Paris. It's only 5 minutes from the Montparnasse Tower. Walk on Edgar Quinet and turn right to arrive at the cementery entrance. Who is buried in Montparnasse Cementery? Notable people, writers and artists. Ones of them Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Beaudelaire, Serge Gainsbourg, Philippe Noiret...
Where to find the best place for shopping in the Montparnasse quarter? There are the Galeries Lafayette. Address: Centre Commercial Montparnasse, 22 rue du Depart. The stores are opened every day until 8 pm except Sunday it's closed. You can find a large variety of brands: Burberry, Boucheron, Chanel, Catimini, Clarins, Dior...
Tibikou Jouets is one of the oldest toys stores in Paris. It sells wooden toys, figurines, collection toys...Address: 33 boulevard Edgar Paris.
Montparnasse Christmas Market in December.
Arc de Triomphe
Bois de Vincennes
Bois de Boulogne
Jardin du Luxembourg
Philharmonie de Paris