Parc Andre-Citroen, Paris

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Parc Andre-Citroen is a blooming public park located on the left bank of the river Seine. If you’re looking to get away from the bustle of the city, try this verdant haven, embellished with two greenhouse pavilions that host exotic plants and Mediterranean vegetation, and are separated by running fountains.

As you venture to the southern part of the park, you’ll find a monumental canal, the "Jardin des Métamorphoses", composed of an elevated reflecting pool. Head to the northern side for the six "Serial Gardens", each with a distinct landscape and architectural design, and a "Garden in Movement" that presents wild grasses selected to respond at different rates to wind velocity. Add Parc Andre-Citroen and other attractions to your Paris trip itinerary using our Paris road trip app .
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  • September 28, 2017
    The best aspect of this park is the series of water features, not exactly fountains, but various water dimensions. Otherwise a big open space in a crowded part of town. Large area.  more »
  • September 12, 2017
    Created in 1992 and extended in 2013, this park is beautiful and offers a beautiful space. Two large greenhouses monumental and transparent are separated by an esplanade of vertical water jets. You will also find pools with of ducks, a large lawn where a beautiful hot air balloon, then right beautiful gardens trees such as the "shadow Garden", the "Green Garden", the "orange Garden", the "red Garden", the "Silver Garden", "garden Golden"... Really a nice place to rest... a nice walk. Come by metro, station "Balard".
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  • August 31, 2017
    Spacious park, the green lung of the district, where you can enjoy a relaxed late Sunday with the family.
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  • July 5, 2017
    Very pleasant park that would need to be better known. Beautiful setting with the water canal around and groups of people picnicking or playing other activities. Don't forget your swimsuit during the hot summer days, the water fountains are waiting! Kids surely love them.
  • September 21, 2017
    Lovely quiet place to relax and walk in the landscaped. The ballon is not of hot air. We enjoyed the ride on the ballon. It is a weather ballon, so they have to watch for wind or weather before we can take a ride.
  • July 18, 2017
    Great park. Clean and lots of space on a tuesday at lunch time. Perfect for picnics or reading a book outside. There were available spaces both in the sun and the shadow. There is also a sort of water fountain where you can cool down. Will definately go there again.
  • September 30, 2017
    An intimate and romantic alternative to see Paris from above the Earth. Just 10 minutes West by bike from the Eiffel tower.
  • August 19, 2017
    Good for running, walking and also picnic. My favorite is the sparkling water fountain (I always bring a big empty water bottle)

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