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3rd Arrondissement Guide

Temple: Life in the Marais

The quiet, northern part of the Marais is named for its main landmark, a medieval fortress built by the Knights Templar. Open air markets, a collection of notable museums and a friendly neighborhood atmosphere make the 3rd a popular destination for those looking to experience real Parisian life.

Getting there

Metro: M3, M11 to Arts et Metiers; M3, M5, M8, M9, M11 to Republique


National Conservatory of Arts and Crafts • Picasso Museum • Carnavalet Museum

Aeon's Picks

Camille: Known by locals as a cozy spot for a quick lunch.
24 Rue des Francs-Bourgeois

Carreau du Temple: Covered market with fantastic art-nouveau ironwork.
4 rue Eugà¨ne Spullercarreaudutemple.eu

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