Pont Saint-Louis, Paris

2.7
#1453 of 2,943 in Things to do in Paris
The pont Saint-Louis is a bridge across the River Seine in the 4th arrondissement of Paris. It links the Île de la Cité with the Île Saint-Louis. It is served by the Cité stop of the Paris Metro
The present bridge is the seventh to link the two islands since 1630. The pont Saint-Landry (1630–1634) was the first of these.
In 1717 a wooden bridge was rebuilt, with seven arches, and named the "Pont Rouge", due to the colour in which it was painted. It was destroyed in 1795. In 1804, under the direction of the engineer Dumoustier, a new two-arch bridge was built, 70 m long and 10 m wide, and mainly in oak. It was demolished in 1811, and a suspension bridge replaced it in 1842. Twenty years later, this was replaced by a metallic bridge, with a single arch with a 64m opening. In 1939, this one was demolished. In 1941, it was replaced by a "passerelle" resembling an iron cage. In 1968, the present bridge was begun, and inaugurated in 1970.
Our Paris visit planner makes visiting Pont Saint-Louis and other Paris attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Source
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Create an itinerary including Pont Saint-Louis
Pont Saint-Louis Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
48 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • The Saint-Louis Bridge (Pont Saint-Louis) is a small one-span bridge connecting the island of Saint-Louis (Saint-Louis) with the island of Site (Cité). The Bridge is pedestrian, established in 1970. The bridge Has a wonderful view of the Seine and the city. Also, from the bridge is well visible promenade Orleans (Quai d'Orléans)-The place of filming the episodes of the film 1980 "Tehran 43", where the inspector of the French police Foch (actor-Alain Delon) dies, defending the heroine of the film (actress-Natalia Belohvostykova).
    View original
  • It's just a bridge, except that to connects the Île de la Cité and the Île Saint-Louis. If you're on the Île de la Cité, the original site of Paris, and you want to walk to the Île Saint-Louis for ice...  more »
Places to stay near Pont Saint-Louis

Plan your trip to Paris

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Paris

View all >
4.6
Duration: 3​h
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 4​h

Historic Sites in Paris

View all >
3.8
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.7
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 1​h

Neighborhoods in Paris

View all >
4.3
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Museums in Paris

View all >
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Hidden gems in Paris

4.4
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 30​min
4.4
Duration: 2​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h

Nearby attractions in Paris

4.6
Duration: 1​h
3.6
Duration: 2​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
5.0
Duration: 2​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
5.0
Duration: 3​h
4.7
Duration: 2​h