Frog & British Library
Its name translates as ‘The Refrigerators’, which is what this 1920s industrial building plastered from head to foot in graffiti used to...
Testament to the 13e’s ongoing creative renaissance, this very funky gallery showcases graffiti and street art. Artists and events vary.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France
With four glass towers shaped like half-open books, the 1995-opened National Library of France was one of President Mitterand’s most...
Fil ‘O’ Fromage
This fromagerie offering lunches and light meals throughout the day six days a week is godsend in an area that is not overly endowed...
114 av de France, 13e · interesting places nearby
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A hybrid English pub French brasserie, this spacious drinking venue around the corner from the Bibliothèque Nationale is propped up by expats and French students who flock here between library visits. The pick of the drinks list is its half-dozen beers brewed on the premises with inspired names like ‘Dark de Triomphe’, ‘Inseine’ and ‘Parislytic’.