Marais – Visiting Old Paris

If there’s one thing that Paris has a lot of, it’s old parts, so you have to go a long way to be considered one of the best old parts in the city. For many Le Marais achieves this distinction.

Le Marais (English translation ‘The Marsh’) is a classic historic district which stretches across the 3rd and 4th arrondissements on the Right Bank of the River Seine. It is a district which is rich with well known buildings that are either distinctive for their architecture or simply for their historic value.

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After being considered a working class slum area for many years after the Second World War, the Marais of today couldn’t be more different. As well as being an historic area it is also a very fashionable area.

Many of Paris’ most famous and respected art galleries are located in the district, as well as many hip and up and coming collections from new artists. Museums can also be found in abundance, …

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