Galerie Véro Dodat
Immeuble des Bons Enfants
Home to the Ministère de la Culture et Communication (Ministry of Culture & Communication), this inspired structure (Francis Soler...
Club Med Gym
In addition to 17 gyms (one day pass €26) in greater Paris, Club Med runs Club Med Waou (basically, ‘Club Med Wow’; €35) centres...
Bourse de Commerce
At one time the city’s grain market, the circular Trade Exchange was capped with a copper dome in 1811. The murals running along...
Le Café des Initiés
This modern-design café almost on rue du Louvre is popular with journalists and communications types. While not a late-night venue, it...
Café de l’Époque
A lovely old relic of the belle époque when the passages couverts were the places to shop, this café full of old mirrors, banquettes...
btwn rue Jean-Jacques-Rousseau & 2 rue du Bouloi · interesting places nearby
Galerie Véro Dodat information
For a quick taste of 19th-century Paris, it's hard to beat this shopping arcade, which opened in 1826 and retains its original skylights, ceiling murals, Corinthian columns and gas globe lamps (now electric). Bijou art galleries, jewellers, a music shop and furniture restorer fill its quaint shop fronts.