This architectural stunner was built for the 1900 Exposition Universelle, and is home to the Paris municipality’s Museum of Fine Arts,...
Jardin de la Nouvelle France
Descending rustic, uneven staircases (by the white-marble Alfred de Musset sculpture on av Franklin D Roosevelt, or the upper garden off...
Erected for the 1900 Exposition Universelle (World’s Fair), the Grand Palais today houses several exhibition spaces beneath its huge...
Set inside the fabulous Grand Palais, the Mini Palais resembles an artist’s studio on a colossal scale, with unvarnished hardwood...
Port des Champs-Élysées, 8e · interesting places nearby
This gigantic electro club has solved the neighbour-versus-noise problem that haunts so many Parisian nightlife spots: it’s secreted beneath the Pont Alexandre III bridge alongside the Seine. Unlike other exclusive Champs backstreet clubs, the Showcase can pack ’em in (up to 1500 clubbers) and is less stringent about its door policy, though you’ll still want to look like a star.