A pirate ship, a swimming pool, and a forest are some of the surprises in the urban renewaal zone around the new national library.
While some kids might find this a disturbing sight, many will enjoy the creepiness of looking at the millions of human bones buried in labyrinthine tunnels under Paris. Bring a sweater – it’s chilly down there.
Zoom up a skyscraper, visit the crêperie heartland of Paris, and explore the home and studio of a famous sculptor.
Visit an imaginative modern park, get a bird’s-eye view of Paris, and view the Statue of Liberty.
The most famous sight in Paris is a surefire hit with kids – and with parents lucky to have an excuse to go up it.