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Free tour: all the History of Paris in 2h

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Quality Verified Registered on March 22, 2022

We're a team of passionate and knowledgeable guides who love nothing more than sharing our love for Paris with visitors from around the world. Our tours are not just informative, they are also entertaining, and our focus is always on having fun and meeting new people. As locals, we understand that Paris is more than just a collection of landmarks and historical sites. We are proud of our city's unique and vibrant culture, and we strive to showcase it in our tours. Whether it's telling you about the latest trendy café, sharing our favorite secret spots, or revealing the backstory behind some of the city's most famous landmarks, we're always eager to share our insider knowledge.

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Embark on a captivating journey through Paris's history, where every step tells a different story. Our 2-hour walking tour starts at the ancient Roman ruins of Cluny La Sorbonne and weaves its way through the centuries, all within your walking pace. In one tour, we'll cover the whole history of Paris.

From the resplendent Gothic beauty of Notre-Dame Cathedral to the fascinating accounts of the French Revolution at the Conciergerie, this tour is a living tapestry of history. As you wander through the charming streets, you'll encounter architectural marvels like the Sainte-Chapelle, the elegant Hôtel de Ville, and the modern art wonderland of the Centre Pompidou.

Uncover the secrets of Paris's past, feel the echoes of revolutions, and embrace the spirit of a city that has forever shaped the world. Join us and let Paris's history come to life beneath your feet as you stroll through time.

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Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    33 Rue du Sommerard, 75005 Paris, France
    33 Rue du Sommerard, 75005 Paris, France
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    Meet your guide 33 rue du Sommerard, in front of the museum de Cluny. I will have an Ipad with the name "Urban Stories" on it.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Cluny Museum - National Museum of the Middle Ages

    This is where we start the tour, by the ruins of Roman baths.

  • 2
    Outside visit
    Notre Dame de Paris

    We then head for Notre-Dame, and see the history of the Middle Ages.

  • 3
    Outside visit
    Conciergerie France

    At the Conciergerie, we'll talk about the history of the Revolution.

  • 4
    Outside visit
    Hotel de Ville

    We head to the 1800s with the Hotel de Ville, where is the mayor's office.

  • 5
    Outside visit
    Centre Pompidou

    We finish at the Centre Pompidou, the museum of modern art, to talk about the 1900s.

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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