Vedettes du Pont Neuf
Henri IV Statue
Paris’ oldest bridge has linked the western end of Île de la Cité with both river banks since 1607, when the king inaugurated it by...
Musée de la Monnaie de Paris
Due to have reopened after extensive renovations by the time you're reading this, the Parisian Mint Museum traces the history of French...
Taverne Henri IV
One of the few places to drink on Île de la Cité, this wine bar dates to 1885 and lures a fair few legal types from the nearby Palais de...
This new kid on the block is worth the short walk from Notre Dame. The Vowels – spot the letters casually scattered between books and...
Square du Vert Galant, 1er · interesting places nearby
Vedettes du Pont Neuf information
This company runs one-hour cruises year-round from its centrally located dock at the western tip of Île de la Cité; tickets are cheaper if you buy in advance online. Check its website for details of the wonderful 'Concerts en Seine' the boat company organises – classical music afloat after dusk (tickets €30–40).