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"Cour du Commerce Saint-André" Saint-Germain-des-Prés Tip by MM212

Saint-Germain-des-Prés, Paris: 18 reviews and 51 photos

  Cour du Commerce Saint-André - Nov 2007
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Located off boulevard Saint-Germain, this small hidden alley provides a glimpse of what Paris might have looked like in medieval times. The pedestrianised, cobblestoned alley is tucked behind buildings and is accessible through archways that lead into the modern streets. The charming alley contains several shops and a couple of historic café's and restaurants, including le Procope, one of Paris' oldest dating from the 17th century. Le Procope is known to have been frequented by many literary and historic figures, such as Voltaire.

Address: Cour du Commerce Saint-André
Directions: Corner of Blvd Saint-Germain and Rue de l'Ancienne Comédie
Website: http://www.germanopratines.fr/en/

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  • Updated Nov 2, 2008
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