The Concord square, the Opera house and the Tuileries

  • Walking tour

  • 2 hours and a half

  • From 2 to 6 Persons

  • Concorde square

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Where we’ll be

What we’ll do

  • The Concord square, with its beautiful classical architecture, view on the Madeleine church on one side and on the parliament on the other side, was the stage of the beheading of King Louis XVI and Queen Marie-Antoinette and thousands of aristocrats and opponents of the 1789 revolution.
  • Great boulevards, built on the surrounding wall of Paris ( 14th to 16th century), destroyed under the reign of Louis the 14th. In the 18th and the 19th century, many theaters, clubs, bars, restaurants, all kinds of events attracted the wealthy people but also the thieves and murderers.
  • The Opera Garnier
  • The Louvre (outside)
  • Place Vendôme
  • Madeleine church

Notes

  • Meeting point: Concorde square
  • Not included: Entrance tickets for museums or monuments (around 8-10 €). Metro and bus passes. Meals and drinks.