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The Best Galleries & Exhibitions in Paris

Where to Experience Art Up Close
Although its world-famous museums tend to get all of the attention, Paris’s art scene is also thriving outside their walls. Some truly exceptional art galleries and exhibition spaces call France’s capital city home, letting you discover up-and-coming local artists and immerse yourself in intriguing international art shows. If you’re looking for a creative kick, these are the best galleries and exhibitions in Paris.
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Green chairs in a Parisian park.
Gardens & Parks

The Best Paris Gardens & Parks

From the famous Tuileries Gardens to the off-the-beaten-path Parc des Buttes Chaumont, the French capital is full of pretty green spaces to go for a run or walk, enjoy a picnic, and reconnect with nature. When you need a break from the hustle and bustle, make your way to one of the best Paris gardens and parks.
Mosaic wall of the Rue des Rosiers in Le Marais
Streets of Paris

The Must-See Streets of Paris

We’ve lived here for years yet somehow the streets of Paris still hold surprises for us on nearly every outing. Winding rues, big boulevards, and elegant avenues — they all have their own charm. Whether you’re on the hunt for colorful façades, boutique-lined lanes, or quaint cobblestone passageways, these are the must-see Paris streets you’ll want to wander.
Louvre Neighborhood at night.
Monuments & Museums

The Best Paris Museums & Monuments

We all know that the Louvre and the Arc de Triomphe are must-sees, but there are so many other exceptional Paris museums and monuments to visit. From famous tourist attractions like the Eiffel Tower or the Musée d’Orsay to little-known places like the Musée Gustave Moreau or the Saint-Paul Saint-Louis Church in the Marais, these Paris sightseeing spots should definitely be on your itinerary.