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Marais
Paris

Admire historic and architectural marvels and visit one of the largest museums of modern art in Europe in the 3rd and 4th Arrondissements of Paris.

Marais is a historic district known for stunning medieval-style buildings and a range of communities, cultures, charming bars and cafés. Admire modern and contemporary art in the Musée National d'Art Moderne’s vast collection. Tour the Notre Dame de Paris, a historic Catholic cathedral believed to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture.

Explore the Centre Pompidou, a large high-tech complex housing a public information library, a center for music and acoustic research and a museum of modern art. Appreciate works by great artists including Matisse and Pablo Picasso at its Musée National d'Art Moderne. With over 100,000 works, this museum has one of the largest collections of modern art in Europe.

Wander through the bustling streets of Marais, the aristocratic district of Paris. Shop in vintage boutiques, relax in rustic taverns and dine in some of Paris’ finest restaurants. Explore the museums, art galleries and theaters. This historic area stretches over parts of the 3rd and 4th Arrondissements. It is filled with culture and considered one of the hippest areas of Paris.

Tour the Notre Dame de Paris, a stunning cathedral in the 4th Arrondissement. See the famous gargoyles at the front of the cathedral. Admire the exquisite statue of Joan of Arc and the beautiful rose windows. Notice carved wooden stalls, statues and stunning religious artwork inside the cathedral. This French Gothic masterpiece was completed in the early 14th century.

Find the Notre Dame de Paris via the Paris RER express train lines or the Paris Metro. Get off at the Cité metro station if using the Paris Metro. Walk from the Notre Dame de Paris to Centre Pompidou in about 15 minutes. The Marais district is also walking distance from both the Notre Dame and the Pompidou.

Begin or end your walk through the lively streets of Marais by climbing the bell tower at the Notre Dame de Paris for spectacular views of Paris from the top.


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Hotel Turenne Le Marais
Hotel Turenne Le Marais
3 out of 5
6 Rue De Turenne, Paris, Paris
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £88 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Paris City Center, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Rue de Rivoli and Place des Vosges. Opera Bastille and Canal Saint-Martin are also within ...
4.2/5Very Good! (512 reviews)
"Perfect location - love the Marais! Very friendly staff."

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

Hotel Turenne Le Marais
Hôtel Jeanne d'Arc Le Marais
Hôtel Jeanne d'Arc Le Marais
3 out of 5
3, rue de Jarente, Paris
The price is £103 per night from 24 Jun to 24 Jun
Located in Paris City Center, this hotel is steps away from Place des Vosges and Rue de Rivoli. Canal Saint-Martin and Picasso Museum are also within 10 minutes. ...
4.2/5Very Good! (268 reviews)
"Incredible location. Very welcoming staff. Very good value for the neighbourhood in which it is located."

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Hôtel Jeanne d'Arc Le Marais
Hôtel de JoBo
Hôtel de JoBo
4 out of 5
10, rue d'Ormesson, Paris
The price is £173 per night from 15 Jul to 15 Jul
Located in Paris City Center, this boutique hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Carnavalet Museum and Place des Vosges. Picasso Museum and Place de la Bastille ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (295 reviews)
"Hotel de Jobo est un"

Reviewed on 5 Sep 2020

Hôtel de JoBo
1K Paris
1K Paris
4 out of 5
13 Boulevard Du Temple, Paris
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £194 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Paris City Center, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Picasso Museum, Arts et Metiers Museum and Place des Vosges. Opera Bastille and Museum ...
4.1/5Very Good! (337 reviews)
"Very nice hotel, rooms are big and staff is wonderful"

Reviewed on 19 Mar 2020

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Hotel Duo
Hotel Duo
4 out of 5
11 rue du temple, Paris, Paris
The price is £198 per night from 23 Jun to 23 Jun
Located in Paris City Center, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bazar de l'Hotel de Ville, Centre Pompidou and Notre-Dame. Forum des Halles and Place ...
4.3/5Excellent! (697 reviews)
"Very friendly staff. Very! Great location and would stay there again"

Reviewed on 18 Jun 2021

Hotel Duo
Les Tournelles
Les Tournelles
3 out of 5
30, rue de Turenne, Paris
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £120 per night from 27 Jun to 27 Jun
Located in Paris City Center, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Place des Vosges and Notre-Dame. Louvre Museum and Luxembourg Gardens are also within 2 mi ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (170 reviews)
"The room was very small but it was functional. It was very aesthetically pleasing and very clean. The location was ideal for sightseeing notable tourist destinations as well as exploring our immediate surroundings. Would definitely recommend to a friend."

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

Les Tournelles
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