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Montmartre, Paris

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Neighborhood Historic Walking Area
Known as the center of a flourishing artist community from 1907 to 1914, Montmartre now has a thriving nightlife. While shopping in the boutiques in this lively historic area, you'll still see reminders of the artists who lived and worked here, including Picasso, van Gogh, Dali, Duchamp, and Monet. You'll recognize the neighborhood when you see the white-domed Basilica of the Sacré Coeur rising from the hill's summit. The red-light district just downhill to the southwest has a wide variety of stores and concert venues featuring rock music and experimental contemporary music. Use our Paris itinerary builder to add Montmartre and other attractions to your Paris vacation plans.
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  • Yes it's far from city center and a bit of a climb but well worth it. Very artsy and hip with many great restaurants, music and galleries. Good place to people watch but make sure you visit the Museum...  more »
  • Great view of Paris from the Sacre Coeur, with a square close by loaded with artists displaying their wares. Plenty of restaurants and shops. Well worth a visit.  more »
  • We started our Paris trip at Montmartre, it was a good way to see Paris from the highest point and then work our way down. Highly recommend a tour guide also, Steeve from American's in Paris was wonde...  more »