Discover the fabulous Marché des Enfants Rouges
Published on Monday, 5 November 2018 in the category Visit Paris
During your next Parisian break, take a stroll through the Marché des Enfants Rouges in the 3rd arrondissement. This quaint, friendly and venerable market is a true institution in Paris, offering a wide selection of fresh food on its colourful and fragrant stalls. Get a feel for the real Paris at the Marché des Enfants Rouges, just minutes from the Hotel Paris France.
A superb covered market dating from the 17th century
The Marché des Enfants Rouges is the oldest covered market in the capital, having a history dating back to 1615. Located in the Rue de Bretagne, it takes its name from the red clothing once worn by the children of the orphanage that previously occupied the site. It offers organic and artisanal food stalls, including a wide and diverse array of takeaways from all over the world, and a convivial atmosphere conducive to strolling and browsing.
A market appreciated by Parisian foodies
At the Marché des Enfants Rouges you will find fresh fruit and vegetables and irresistible artisanal products, as well as exotic caterers, including a stall selling authentic Japanese cuisine that is known throughout the neighbourhood. Whether you come for shopping, looking for a snack, or your curiosity and taste for good food has guided you to the Marché des Enfants Rouges, you’ll enjoy delicious moments in a vibrant atmosphere.
The Paris France Hotel is a few steps away
After your walk through the Marché des Enfants Rouges, your sense of living the Parisian dream will be further strengthened when you return to your hotel just a few metres away! Experience Paris like a Parisian by taking a room at the Paris France Hotel, a comfortable and cosy establishment in the centre of Paris, on the Rue de Turbigo.
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Paris France Hotel, a 2-star hotel ideally located at the centre of Paris