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"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness,...

Gaetana Aulenti was regarded as "...the most important female architect since the beginning of time...," by Herbert Muschamps, the renowned architecture critic for the...

At the end of the 19th century, a band of iconoclasts burst upon the Parisian scene and set the city aflame with their artistic...

In a city made famous for its Old World charm and vestiges of the past, whose visitors are looking for the 19th century monuments...

Sainte-Chapelle On a recent walk around Paris I noticed a dramatic sky and looked for an interesting photograph. This is a photo taken of Sainte-Chapelle and...

New Paris restaurant, L’Opéra, opening on June 27 at Opéra Garnier BonjourParis France News DailyDali WiederhoftPARIS, June 8—Opéra Garnier is finally getting its own restaurant...

La crêperie des Canettes, Paris 6th. Photo by patrianova. It’s easy to get blasé about crêpes in Paris. If you’re anything like me, after a brief but...

Place de la République plans to add pedestrian plaza, reduce vehicle traffic BonjourParis France News DailyDali WiederhoftPARIS—If things go according to a plan started back...

Le Musée national de la Légion d'honneur is now exhibiting a must-see historical first: the first public display of the entire collection of French...

“Looking towards the Sacré Coeur from any point along the Rue Laffitte on a day like this, an hour like this, would be sufficient...

One of the miracles of Paris as a city -as agreeable to the eye as it is on your feet- is the thrilling vista...

In the midst of the architectural treasure-trove that is the Cite de L’Architecture et du Patrimoine (Museum of French Architecture and Monuments, roughly) you can’t...