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Conciergerie

#197 of 2,427 things to do in Paris
Open Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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The present monument forms only a part of the former palace of the Capetian dynasty. Charles V ceased using the palace in the 14th century and decided to house his law courts here. The Concierge, or keeper, was appointed by the king and was...more
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2 boulevard du Palais, 75001 Paris, France
Ile de la Cité / Ile Saint-Louis
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We purchased a joint entrance ticket for here and sainte’s chapel for €15. What an amazing building this is. Very imposing from the outside but beautiful on the inside. Extremely interesting and lots to see and learn about.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MrsSAJennings
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a beautiful spectacular old building full of Parisian history. A once royal palace and eventually a prison.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Eileen P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You can learn a lot about the time of the Terror of the Revolution, see where Marie Antoinette and Robespierre spent their last hours, and walk in the halls of the former prison. There are tablets that show in AR what the place used to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lil_sushii
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique medieval hall, columns and vaults. Not much to do or see, but this huge hall was worth the entrance fee.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its history is interesting, its facade - impressive - but as a tourist attraction its not doing its job as it is almost empty.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Aleksandra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband really wanted to visit so we did but there isn't much to see other than some stone walls. It isn't a castle now and I thought it was boring.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AnAnthropologist
Reviewed 15 February 2019

The Conciergerie monument (€9 per adult) and nearby St. Chapelle are part of the former Palais de la Cité (First Royal Palace in Paris) which tourists can visit while sightseeing around Paris. It is a World Heritage attraction and open from 9.30-6pm daily. What you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 10 February 2019

Although we have visited Paris many times this was our first visit to the Conciergerie. You first enter a great hall which is very impressive. Using the leaflet we picked up at the ticket booth we learned about the history of the building which was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Amazing historic place where you can see Marie Antoinette’s cell. Informative displays in English and French teach a lot about the French Revolution. From the exterior, you’d never suspect how interesting it is inside the Conciergerie!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Susan B
Reviewed 6 February 2019 via mobile

If you want to know about The French Revolution and see an essential part of it... THIS IS THE PLACE! The visit starts simply enough, with a vast hall with colums and a vaulted ceiling with no apparent windows. It is an impressive sight, but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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GooneToo
24 July 2017|
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Response from G. M | Reviewed this property |
Hi-to be honest, we've visited many a historical location all over Europe and America and have never used the various aids on offer which tend to distract from the overall experience/significance of a place and invariably... More
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ChrisP19
31 May 2017|
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Response from Dr Benjamin P | Reviewed this property |
Take as little as you can. Paris is on high alert and so, my advice is, don't complicate your life by creating issues. Excess luggage is a point in focus here.
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danielholl
11 July 2016|
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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I've only just seen your question so this is probably too late. The trip took us about an hour and a half. A lot of people also do the Sainte Chapelle, which together make for a very interesting few hours.
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