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These formal gardens, open to only royalty before the French Revolution, now serve as one of Paris's most popular destinations for relaxation.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rue de Vaugirard, Boulevard St. Michel, Rue Auguste-Comte and Rue Guynemer | I iooll, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 42 34 20 00
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 July 2004

Luxembourg Gardens is beautiful, peaceful, and yet fun. Pick up some delicious "take-out" at Gerard Mulot down the street and spend a leisurely few hours walking around the gardens or sitting in the fountain area. The place is a work of art.

37  Thank SharonLynn
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 December 2011

since it was winter, there were no flowers except for nicely arranged mums hanging from the walls surrounding the garden

4  Thank kaminsd
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked hotel very close to this. Very nice garden and as such close to the heart of city but very nice place without much disturbance.

Thank MukeshDave
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here while returning from the Musee du Luxembourg for the Mucha exhibit. Although it was fall the grounds were beautiful with the large trees displaying all their fall color. There are also several statues within the gardens. There is no admission charge to visit....More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 3 days ago

I loved these gardens. It is so beautiful and idyllic watching the kids with the boats and everyone taking in the beautiful scenery.

Thank SarahatArrowtown
Reviewed 3 days ago

I lived across from the gardens in the '70s... it's as delightful as ever. It was raining and that did not even matter.

Thank mouzer22
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gardens and grounds are magnificent. It was a beautiful sunny day so you could sit down with a drink and enjoy the views of the fountain and the scenery of the autumnal trees. We decided to have a wonder around and it was a...More

Thank KayeT09
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were so happy to have found these gardens on our recent trip to Paris. I need green space when I travel, and this area was simply beautiful in the middle of Paris. We enjoyed eating a baguette, cheese, and wine on a bench, and...More

Thank Anne E
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Even if the garden is not in full bloom, this one is worth strolling through. Still basking in the pleasant vibe I felt when spending some time amidst the trees.

Thank GrandTour54052101828
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been running for 10 years and have run in different places across the U.S. and Latin America. However I never had the chance to run in these magnificent gardens in the heart of Paris. I guess this is what a runners high it’s...More

Thank KriticL
Reviewed 6 days ago

Peaceful and serene, the gardens are a great place to think, feel, and eat lunch when you have the time.

Thank HoneyBrown1976
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Peaceful and hard to imagine that your in the city. Love the secured children playgrounds and the mix of young and old in the park

Thank Peter_Bomberg
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In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
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dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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8 August 2018|
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Response from hamans | Reviewed this property |
It says from 1 thru 15 nov - 08:00 - 17:00 From 15 thru 30 nov — 08:00 - 16:45 Hope that will help you.
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29 July 2018|
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Paris Picnic Their delivery destinations are the Champ de Mars/Eiffel Tower, the Tuileries, and the Luxembourg Gardens Have a nice time!!!
12 June 2018|
Response from Normski B | Reviewed this property |
There were some crepes stalls and coffee stands. We got sandwiches from a shop just outside. Plenty of chairs and sears inside.