Bibliothèque Nationale de France
With four glass towers shaped like half-open books, the National Library of France, opened in 1995, was one of President Mitterand’s...
Piscine Joséphine Baker
Floating on the Seine, this striking swimming pool is style indeed (named after the sensual 1920s American singer, what else could it...
Testament to the 13e’s ongoing creative renaissance, this very funky gallery in an unassuming backstreet showcases graffiti and street...
Frog & British Library
A hybrid English pub-French brasserie, this spacious venue near the Bibliothèque Nationale de France is propped up by expats and French...
Feisty fare at this stylish neobistro fuses the flavours of Asia and France in mains such as sea bass fillet with black rice shiitake...
128-162 av de France, 13e · interesting places nearby
MK2 Bibliothèque information
This multiplex next to the Bibliothèque Nationale de France has 14 screens showing a variety of blockbusters and studio films, a trendy cafe, brasserie, restaurant, late-night bar, and shops specialising in DVDs, books, comics and graphic novels. Get glamorous black-and-white portraits, shot using continuous light, at Studio Harcourt's booth (€10).