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Reviewed 1 week ago

Esplanade des Invlides occupies a huge area between the Seine River and Invalides. It is pleasant to stroll along the green parks and the neighboring structures. We happened to visit the place by night and it was another atmosphere worth to record.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is essentially green space that is passed from one interesting location to another. It is nicely maintained and is pleasing for a stroll through it, but there are very nice parks very close to here where one can relax if one is so inclined.

Thank SuperTed19
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Who would not recognize the iconic view of the Hôtel des Invalides’s shining golden dome from the Pont Alexandre III? One of the postcard images of Paris... The vast green lawn in front of the Hôtel des Invalides is a place to sit on the...More

Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Huge open park area between the Seine and the Invalides. Sit on the grass for a rest, but no shade. Some pleasant architecture along the sides.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Napoleon’s tomb is here but more than that, the entire vicinity is full of pomp. It was crowded when we came but there’s a reason for that. You will enjoy this area for sure.

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Very enjoyable square with nice views of the Hotel des Invalides. Also a good picnic option if you like. Nice to spend some time around.

Thank nemanja1205
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Whatewer your view, it’s à monument : a famous bridge (Alexandre III) / a big palace (grand palais) / an great hostel Invalides / and a pleasant grass to pic nic

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Very impresive, the church where they have the tomb of Napoleon. Also with the entrance you get access to the war museum and other museums inside the facility.

Thank themummy16
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We decided to go to this museum because of the cold, rainy day and it was close to our hotel. Not a lot of crowds like the other museums. We did have to wait in line for a bit to go through security but once...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Huge arcade with great historical beautiful buildings and museums. Invalides have a lot of historical things worth to see just if you have enough time

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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