With over 25 hectares, the park of the Buttes-Chaumont, located in the heart of the 19th district, is one of the largest parks in Paris and offers a picturesque setting to all the inhabitants. If you rent an apartment in Paris, near the park, you will be able to enjoy pleasant walks and picnics in the heart of Paris.
The 19th district also hosts one of the largest Science Museums in Europe, with the Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, located near Porte de La Villette metro station.
Organize your holidays in the 19th district of Paris
Come and explore the 19th arrondissement!
With its canals (the canal de l'Ourq and the canal Saint Denis), parks (La Villette and Buttes-Chaumont) and its city of Science, the 19th arrondissement of Paris, northeast of Paris, is dedicated to music, science and green spaces.
The 185,000 residents (a population constantly increasing) and passing visitors have at their disposal places where they go for a walk or a stroll and many other places to discover: the Zenith, the City of Music for music lovers, the Conservatory or the Philharmonie which will open up very soon.
More and more popular with tourists
In the ranking of the most visited museums in France, the City of Science and Industry is ranked 5th.
Located in the heart of the Parc de la Villette, she's worth visinting during your stay. If the permanent exhibitions and theme areas are rather for children and teenagers, this museum will also fascinate grown-ups with its planetarium, its media library, aquarium, its beautiful game of light and sound and its decommissioned sub Marine 'the Argonaute'...
The 19th arrondissement is the perfect district for walks alongside the Canal de l'Ourq, the Buttes Chaumont or the Parc de la Villette.
You're staying in the 19th arrondissement and want to explore a particular part in Paris? Visit the flower district of Mouzaïa or walk down the paved street of the Butte de Bergeyre to enjoy a superb view of the Sacré-Coeur.
Don't forget to also visit the Pont Levant in Rue de Crimée.
The arrondissement is also a leisure place with many theaters, like the Cent Quatre theater and the Paris-Villette Theatre, and cinemas such as the Cinéma de la Geode in Parc de la Villette.