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Sightseeing

Parc de la Villette

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Parc de la Villette
211, Avenue Jean Jaurès
75019 Paris
  • Category
    • Park & Garden
  • Language Spoken
    • English
    • French
  • With
    • Essential

Parc de la Villette is the biggest park in Paris and it was in 1987 that the site in border is transformed in huge park by the Swiss architect Bernard Tschumi. Actually, it was conceived like a garden-town, it rely two sites and it is one of the rare parks of Paris open all night because it is partition off. In addition, its large lawns welcome many events like the festival Villette Sonique, cinema festival and concerts. Besides, the atmosphere is always good, well 2000 persons have been found stand up to dance under the stars during the generic moment of the end of the musical comedy Grease. By the way, you can pass the whole day in this park with the jazz festival which makes the park vibrates. Brief, this is deal spot to cycle, to roll or jogging as well as to play foot on the huge lawns and to relax.

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