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River Seine | Between Institut de France And Palais du Louvre, Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pedestrian bridge is a treasure for its serenity and the splendid views of the river and both sides of the river. It's very popular so be prepared for crowds. The city is trying to discourage visitors from attaching locks to the bridge since they...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They took off all the lock becuase it was damaging the bridge . But still a nice view around the area . Only can put lock on the pole now .

1  Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Still lots of love here but you are no longer allowed add locks to the bridge. They have removed the fencing and added glass. There are alternatives tho such as putting them on the lamp posts and some other areas so we were able to...More

1  Thank wohdonkey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Strolling over the Pont des Arts, in spite of the tourists, and the cliché, bereted accordian player busquing for a Euro... even with the lovers buying locks to place on the fencing, and the nasal wail of the Bateaux Mouches loudspeakers floating below, the romance...More

Thank jody w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another popular bridge is the Pont Des Arts, which differs from many other bridges in that it is constructed of metal and is entirely pedestrian. With one of the most stunning views in all of Paris this is a top hang-out and pick-me-up zone in...More

1  Thank annychalderon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gorgeous bridge - come for the incredible views - and get over the lack of locks. The bridge is now safer, more beautiful, with less maintenance of cutting off the overflowing locks! This bridge is all about the views - especially the gorgeous views of...More

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Well, this bridge was famous for its love locks. But now authorities have banned the locks and bridge has anti-lock plexiglass barriers. The bridge is still beautiful and worth a visit even without locks. Very close to Louvre. There are benches on the bridge, so...More

1  Thank pg_trip_021
Reviewed 25 August 2018

On this visit to Paris my husband and I was 100% gun-ho on visiting this bridge. There are no more locks on the bridge. Some people have started putting locks on the light posts. The day we went it was over cast but it still...More

2  Thank Kal5687
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Locks are gone, so not much to see here...but still nice, quiet and scenic way to cross the Seine...

Thank miamijon
Reviewed 22 August 2018

ow it was great but we got a perfect day thats why if it was windy or rainy i wouldnt dare happy faces we made and happy faces we saw

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8 August 2017|
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Response from Lorah G | Reviewed this property |
You cannot. The city has removed the chain fencing from the bridge and replaced it with glass. There are larges signs displayed asking that visitors not to put locks on the bridge, as they were damaging it.
22 July 2017|
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Response from RedSkirrel | Reviewed this property |
It's a pedestrian bridge linking Saint Germain (Left bank) to the Louvre (Right bank). It's a public space and is open 24/7. You can also enjoy the walk on both bank of the river, particularly the one on left bank going to... More
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18 March 2017|
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Response from Becky B | Reviewed this property |
No bridges, but there are railings along the river that they’ve made safe to put your lock on. That’s where my husband and I ended up placing ours, overlooking the lock bridge