The “City of Love”,the streets of Paris over flow with culture, art, beauty, and history. Whether searching out Monet’s Water Lilies at Musée de l’Orangerie, climbing the many steps of Sacré-Cœur, standing before the Eiffel Tower in awe, or searching out the best crepes along the Seine, Paris is a city that captures the hearts of millions ever year.
There are in total 1,803 monuments and 173 museums in Paris.There are also 450 parks and gardens in the city, spread out across more than 1,200 acres.There are more than 400 movie screens in Paris, a hundred of which are operated by France's government art program, Art et Essai.There are on average 10 film or commercial shoots in the streets of Paris each day.Shooting in Paris is free except for scenes shot in a garden, museum, or swimming pool. In the world of fashion, Paris has its own shows.
Places to visit in Paris:
Musee d'Orsay: This beautiful museum houses a staggering collection of Impressionist art, as well as other items created between 1848 and 1914. It houses the largest collection of impressionist and post-Impressionist masterpieces in the world, by painters including Monet, Manet, Degas, Renoir, Cézanne, Seurat, Sisley, Gauguin, and Van Gogh. It is wellknown largest art museums in Europe.
The Eiffel tower: One of the most well-known land marks in the world. Built by Gustave Eiffel in 1889 for the World Expo, the construction was completed after 2 years, 2 months and 5 days. Reaching a height of 324 meters, built of iron and more than 7,000 tonnes in weight. More than 250 million people have visited the tower since it was completed in 1889. The tower is the most-visited paid monument in the world. An average of 25,000 people ascends the tower every day which can result in long queues. Tickets can be purchased online to avoid the long queues.It the 3rd most visited place in world.
Louvre Museum: World's largest art museum and a historic monument in Paris. One of the most famous art galleries, home to the iconic Mona Lisa. This historic building date back to the 12th century when it was originally a fortress, before it was a palace in the 16th century, later becoming a museum in 1793.Paris has been rank as the most visited destination from last years.
Arc de Triomphe: It is one of the most photographed landmarks in Paris. The Arc de Triomphe honours those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. Beneath its vault lies the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from World War I.Paris is the largest Europen cities to use gas lighting.
Notre Dame Cathedral: It is one of the most popular landmarks in Paris, celebrated in the iconic story the Hunchback of Notre Dame, considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture, and it is among the largest and most well-known church buildings in the world.It is well known for its architectural landmarks and museums.
EVENTS IN OCTOBER:
Montmartre Wine Harvest
When the autumn season arrives in Paris, head to Montmartre inthe 18th arrondissement where festives are included like wine tasting,local food specialities,music and lots of fun.
International Contemporary Art
During the month of october ,Contemporary Art Scene is held at Grand Palais where thousand of artists participate from across 24 countries with 180 galleries.Enjoy the changing lights and shades of autumn in paris.