Visit to Paris: the Buttes-Chaumont Park - City of Sciences (Cité des Sciences)

This hike begins at the Buttes-Chaumont Park to ends at the city of sciences and industry.

The Park of buttes Chaumont is one of the most spectacular park in Paris.The park is a former quarry. A must see in the Park: the waterfall, Cave and the belvedere Island served by the suspended bridge and the bridge of suicides. After the junction by the villette basin, hiking ends the Park of the Villette.

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Duration: 2 h.

Start of the hike

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Start of the hike
The departure is at the “Buttes-Chaumont” metro. The Park is built on old quarries. The park was built by Napoleon III. The inauguration was the first April 1867.

Park of the Buttes-Chaumont

Park of the Buttes-Chaumont
It is certainly one of the most beautiful Parisian parks. Don’t miss it

The belvedere Lake

The belvedere Lake
Above the Lake, You can see the "temple of the Sibyl", built in 1869.

Access to the island

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Access to the island

Lock of the villette basin

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Lock of the villette basin

Lock of the basin

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Lock of the basin

Passage in front of the MK2 cinema

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Passage in front of the MK2 cinema

View of the docks

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View of the docks

Passage on the other side

Passage on the other side
The trail continues to the Geode.

The Géode

The Géode
The geode is a 360 ° movie theatre that projects IMAX films.

Great Hall of la Villette

Great Hall of la Villette
Start of the walk (Google Maps)

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