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Tuileries Gardens, Paris Armchairs facing Le Louvre Museum in Tuileries Gardens

Visit the Tuileries Gardens in Paris

The beautiful Tuileries Gardens stretch their French style alleys and lawns along the river in Paris, on the right bank in between the Louvre and Orsay Museum.

We warmly recommend you to triomphal walk through Les Tuileries from Le Louvre to Place de la Concorde.

In any case, take a rest and have a drink in Les Tuileries Gardens after your visit to the Louvre.

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History of Les Tuileries Gardens

Designed in 1664 by Le Notre (picture), the designer of Versailles Park, Les Tuileries Gardens are spread with beautiful basins (picture) and statues (picture).

Les Tuileries Gardens are part of a spectacular Paris perspective that connects the Louvre Palace to Arc de Triomphe on a 5 kilometer straight line that goes through Place de la Concorde and Champs Elysees.

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Les Tuileries Gardens in Paris
The gardens are spread with statues

Information on Les Tuileries Gardens

There is one open air restaurant in Les Tuileries Gardens: Saut du Loup and a few kiosks (Paul) and Cafes. Besides the Louvre Museum, Les Tuileries Gardens feature two smaller museums: the Orangerie, famous for its Monet's water lilies and Jeu de Paume. The Tuileries Gardens are a central hotel district, a good starting point to visit Paris.

Locate Les Tuileries Gardens on Paris map.
Paris metro: Metro station Les Tuileries on line 1.

See Monet's water lilies in Orangerie, Les Tuileries Gardens
The waterlilies by Claude Monet are in Orangerie

The Tuileries Funfair

From 28 June to 24 August, a funfair animates the Tuileries Gardens. Once inside the great Fete des Jardins du Tuileries, everyone streams towards the stands.

The many attractions (the little train, the big wheel, bumper cars, etc.) continue year after year, bringing laughs, fears and excitement for children, with surprises and thrills for adults too. The Tuileries Funfair is located along Rue de Rivoli.

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Maillol statue in Tuileries Gardens
Maillol statue in the gardens
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