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Parc Montsouris

2 rue Gazan, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 53 90 67 14
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Very nice public park

A beautiful, large, well-kept park at the outskirts of Paris. Old trees, flowers, ponds among... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarasota, Florida
Perfect place for 'le jogging'

Parc Montsouris is one of four large urban public parks created in the 19th century by Emperor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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2 rue Gazan, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 53 90 67 14
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful, large, well-kept park at the outskirts of Paris. Old trees, flowers, ponds among winding lanes. Easy and free access.

Thank Patrick34238
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parc Montsouris is one of four large urban public parks created in the 19th century by Emperor Napoleon III and Baron Haussmann. Originally a quarry, it's now a lovely park with a lake at its centre and many mature trees. The most convenient public transport...More

Thank Lord-Ruthven
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

large pleasant park off the beaten path, but on the subway line.good for run or walk or meeting a friend or having little kids play in playground

Thank j a
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This parc used to be a stone-pit. At the inauguration, the artificial lake disappeared in the former stone-pit in front of Napoleon III and his guests. The person responsible committed suicide. Now, the artificial lake is home to ducks. The parc is quite big, very...More

Thank stella9121
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A bit far from the center of Paris but worth the jaunt. Lovely park with lots of trees, water, flowers.

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The perfect place to discover a real Paris and the real Parisians walking around, having rests, kids playing and jogger running. A nice alternative to Luxembourg. You can take the opportunity and visit the international university campus in front of Montsouris.

Thank Fatah R
Reviewed 7 August 2017

One of my closest friend lives nearby so from time to time we drop by with some wine. It is a very beautiful park, with a big lake which is home to plenty of wildlife. It is quite a popular spot amongst Parisians. The Southern...More

Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Monsouris is an attractive yet underpromoted suburb of this beautiful vibrant city. We spent a weekend in Paris using accommodation in the university district as our base and quiet frankly spent much of our time discovering it's hidden nooks and crannies. Montsouris park is a...More

Thank colleenbiney
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a truly pleasant park to take a walk or have a picnic. There is a large variety of plants in the park, arranged in the style of an English landscape garden - with the view of the true nature that's been cut out...More

Thank Seb W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Beautifully-designed park with a pretty lake and lots of flowers. Popular with Parisians, but tourists seldom find it. Slightly marred by the suburban railroad that runs through the middle. Check out the short residential streets on the west side of the park, lovely. And the...More

Thank Thomas V
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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