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Pont au Change

75001 Paris, France
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Busy Bridge

Very busy bridge right in the middle of things, linking Ile de la Cite with the Right Bank. Some... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2017
Thomas V
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Oakland, California
Moneylenders Bridge

The Pont au Change constructed in 1858-1860 as the transportation network between the Place du... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Rubaiyat E S
,
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Very busy bridge right in the middle of things, linking Ile de la Cite with the Right Bank. Some good photo ops.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The Pont au Change constructed in 1858-1860 as the transportation network between the Place du Châtelet on the right bank and the boulevard du Palais on the Île de la Cité. The bridge bears the letter N which is the imperial insignia of Napoleon III....More

Thank Rubaiyat E S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stumbled across Pont au Change (though I didn't know it at the time) after coming off the metro on Cite. It's a small bridge that leads you back to the right bank of Paris but it provides a pretty view of the Seine on either...More

Thank Sydney221
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Nice historical bridge constructed ~1860 by Napoleon III. It connects the right bank to the Ile de la Cite. There are good views up and down the Seine. Up the Seine you can see Pont Notre Dame while down the Seine there is a nice...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

As far back as the 12th century, money changers and goldsmiths set up shop on the crossing. Hence the name. This crossing has seen many rebuilds. The current bridge, constructed in 1858, connects the 1st and 4th arrondissement. This arch style bridge bears the insignia...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 6 November 2016

There are some great views to be had from this bridge. the latest bridge was constructed during Napoleon III reign and bears his isignia. This bridge connect the Ile de la Cite and Palcae of Justice, the right Bank at Place du Chatelet. This bridge...More

Thank dgbg100106
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The view was amazing -- it was just after a storm so the clouds were deep and light was shining through. We went because of javert idk it was also a good bridge.

Thank nmsmartin
Reviewed 28 February 2016

The Pont au Change is a very traditional style Parisian architecture and a lovely little bridge to take in. The views that can be seen from this bridge are also a great talking point with some fantastic photo opportunities around blue hour. Get a better...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Great views of the river! The scenery is just perfect and epitomizes the Paris cliché. I would recommend it to go in the end of the day as you can see the sun go down and you get the a picturesque scene.

Thank 15theos
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This little bridge is actually well placed! It's the one that links the Place du Chatelet to the Ile de la Cité. The architecture is really Parisian. Enjoy the view of the river and both sides of the city ;)

Thank Alexandre C
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