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Parc Monceau

35 Boulevard de Courcellesl, 75008 Paris, France
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nice little park

This is a small but lovely little park not far from the Arc de Triomph. A little quiet oasis in the... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Tina D
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Mayenne, France
Fascinating insight into the lives of the haute bourgeois

Parc Monceau is the place where the very rich of Paris, and especially the children of the very... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2015
Michael A
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London, United Kingdom
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This beautiful park, which has inspired many famous paintings, was created in the 18th century for Philippe Egalité, the cousin of Louis XVI and the father of King Louis-Philippe I.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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35 Boulevard de Courcellesl, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

This is a small but lovely little park not far from the Arc de Triomph. A little quiet oasis in the busy Paris streets

Thank Tina D
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Parc Monceau is the place where the very rich of Paris, and especially the children of the very rich, go to play. The park itself is lovely, the lawns manicured and the monuments free of the graffiti that plagues much of Paris. But it's really...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 24 June 2015

This is a beautiful, well-maintained park. Great if you have an hour or 2 spare, grab a sandwich and pick a spot, it is very peaceful and relaxing. Beautiful ponds and water features, a play area for children, and lots of shady spots and benches...More

Thank CptChick1968
Reviewed 17 June 2015

The perfect getaway for a picnic on a sunny day. Lots of green lawns to sit down on. Quiet and relaxing.

Thank Klemmetsen
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Joan and I loved walking around this park, lovely statuary, well maintained gardens, a lovely scenic pond, and just a very relaxing area to walk, jog, or just sind down on a bench to read.

Thank Francis L
Reviewed 3 June 2015

We enjoyed walking through this lovely park on our recent trip to Paris. We bought some caramel corn & a Coke from a vendor & walked around, taking lots of pictures. There was a caroussel and pony rides for the children. Lots of people were...More

Thank dranke
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Lovely gardens, well maintained with lots of ornamental features. Very tranquil. We wouldn't travel miles to visit but definitely worth a visit if in the vicinity.

1  Thank horacethefrog
Reviewed 30 May 2015

Very nice. It was not on my original plan but I stopped by waiting for one of the museums to open up. Loved it and was a nice relaxing spot

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Paris has a plethora of beautiful parks. Add Parc Monceau to the list of "should see. " It's a small park with lovely statues throughout, a scenic pond lined with columns, a quaint bridge and picturesque grotto. Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank Donna L
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Beautiful, yet not too big to walk around. Has two lovely playgrounds and a pond. Used by locals, so you will blend in!

Thank ailLondon15
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travelingm407
19 April 2017|
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Response from Marco T | Reviewed this property |
Its north from rue de Berri. Go northeast to boulevard Haussmann. Cross blv HM and Go left to Rue de Courcelles after 200 meters right to rue Rembrandt. Straight on and you are there! Enjoy
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Mikeatsea03242
8 February 2017|
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Response from Taxidevil | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was in Park Monceau on Friday and there were lots of dogs, most on leads and I think that some dogs were not on leads when we were there. It was very early in the morning.
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Judy T
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Response from stampking | Reviewed this property |
The park dates from 1778, and currently measures 9 hectares ( 22 acres ). its a nice place to visit if you want to get away from the traffic and the noise. Popular with parents with children and joggers.
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