"The Grand Palais" Grand Palais Tip by ruki

Grand Palais, Paris: 28 reviews and 72 photos


This building was built for Paris exhibition of 1900 at the same time as Petit Palais and Pont Alexander III. It is on of the largest glass exhibition hall in the Paris. In the basement of the building there is police station which helps protect picture exhibition on show. The building was closed for 12 years for extensive restoration work after one of the glass ceiling panels fell in 1993. It reopened on Saturday 24 September 2005.

Address: 3, Avenue du Général-Eisenhower, 75008, Paris
Directions: use metro line1, 9 and 13 and stops: Franklin D Roosevelt or Champs Elysees Clemenceau.
Phone: 01 44 13 17 30
Website: http://www.grandpalais.fr/

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jan 18, 2008
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