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Les Halles, Paris

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Les Halles was named for a large marketplace that was demolished in 1971 and replaced with an underground modern shopping area. Its labyrinthine underground alleys once sold fish, meat, and vegetables, and the fresh food market was the center of the city. You can now explore an open-air center area below street level, a sunken garden that contains sculptures, fountains, and mosaics. Beneath the shopping precinct lies the underground station Châtelet-Les-Halles, a central hub of Paris's express commuter rail system, the RER. By using our Paris road trip planning website, you can arrange your visit to Les Halles and other attractions in Paris.
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  • The location is super. Just next to the Les Halles metro station. Many fashion shops and a food corner. Make sure to go outside Les Halles to enjoy the beautiful architecture of buildings surrounding....  more »
  • The largest four story mall I have ever seen. You need a map to remember where you came in and where to leave. Be prepared for hours of peasure if you are a shopper!  more »

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