Covered passages of Paris
- For everyone
- Duration : 1.30
- Appointement before the entrance of Palais Royal
- End of the tour : on the “Grands Boulevards”.
Untill the engineer « le Baron Haussmann » transformed Paris, the city had a true medieval face. Among the changes of the mid 19th century, is the birth of a new architecture using iron and glass ! The covered passages or galleries of Paris provides a great example of what the city looked like. With its cafés, restaurants, its lively places around the Palais Royal, the theatres and all the entertainement of the time, will offer a unique insight into Paris of the 19th century.