We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Place de la Concorde

| At the end of the Champs Elysses, 75008 Paris, France
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
The city's largest public square has a lengthy history as well - it served as the site of the guillotine that was used to execute Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Robespierre and many others during the French Revolution.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ferris wheel” (60 reviews)
“champs elysees” (134 reviews)
LOCATION
| At the end of the Champs Elysses, 75008 Paris, France
Champs-Élysées
CONTACT
Website
Ways to Experience Place de la Concorde
from US$75.40
More Info
from US$68.50
More Info
from US$103.30
More Info
from US$19.70
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (2,994)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"egyptian obelisk"
in 86 reviews
"ferris wheel"
in 60 reviews
"champs elysees"
in 134 reviews
"french revolution"
in 73 reviews
"marie antoinette"
in 52 reviews
"largest square in paris"
in 27 reviews
"big wheel"
in 26 reviews
"public square"
in 20 reviews
"huge square"
in 14 reviews
"national assembly"
in 14 reviews
"louis xvi"
in 13 reviews
"tuileries garden"
in 30 reviews
"eiffel tower"
in 117 reviews
"king louis"
in 20 reviews
"historical significance"
in 18 reviews
"starting point"
in 19 reviews
"tour de france"
in 12 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 952 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Place de la Concorde is really busy with traffic but you can get some great photos in between traffic flows! You can also get the Eiffel Tower in the photos too! Definately worth a visit, you can head into the Tuilleries for a walk...More

Thank DaisyChain12
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Created between 1755 and 1775 by the architect of King Louis XV, this impressive octagonal square is at the heart of 18th-century Paris. With its majestic dimensions, the Place de la Concorde is one of the most beautiful squares in the city. It was the...More

Thank annychalderon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Be very careful when you are walking around the Place de la Concorde. It’s a roundabout and you must cross streets and motorcycles seem to think they are above the law. Do not let kids walk without holding their hands as the cyclists are unforgiving...More

Thank Daniel A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little stop gap between the Champs Elysses and the Louvre, great point to watch the riders on the tour too

Thank Munson101
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost all paris tours begin from this point. Also from here you can walk towards Champs Elysee....this place provides 360 degree view of amazing monuments. You can stop and click pics at the Egyptian Obelisk.

Thank Prathamesh S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is most likely to be your starting or ending point of your Champs-Elysees walk. It is a nice historic square, and also one of the most visible landmarks from the tour Eiffel or the Montparnasse in the evening because of the lights. Be sure...More

Thank nemanja1205
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the end of the Champs Elysees. Unless you are a history buff, it is just another landmark at an intersection. You can drive around it and you've "seen it". Not very clear where to cross to it "safely" but not sure it is worth...More

Thank ftichy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place de la Concorde, it's a must see in every direction.. 360 degree of site seeing in this Piazza.. So much history, so much to see. You can spend hours just taking pictures and reading all this history in just one location. A true landmark...More

Thank Ramon L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Place de la Concorde is unique. Not only does it sit on the bottom of the Champs-Elysées, Paris' and one of the world's most famous avenues, but it sports right in its centre an original Egyptian obelisk (given not stolen). A couple of very ornate...More

Thank philber78
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Place de la Concorde on the day after Bastille Day situated at the bottom of the Champs Elysees it is easy to get to and offers a fantastic view up the famous boulivard, the best part of the square is the 3000 year...More

Thank ldgp14
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Champs-Elysees
This area is characterized by its namesake avenue
which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern
business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de
Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive
offices and presidential palaces; architecture from
19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art
galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron
Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,816 hotels in Paris
Hotel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel
189 reviews
.22 km away
Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg
873 reviews
.28 km away
Hotel Cambon
518 reviews
.31 km away
Melia Vendome - Paris
1,034 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Blossom
86 reviews
.26 km away
Maxim's
417 reviews
.19 km away
Bistrot Francois Felix
354 reviews
.25 km away
L'Ecrin
55 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Musee de l'Orangerie
15,059 reviews
.26 km away
Jardin des Tuileries
6,819 reviews
.21 km away
Obelisk of Luxor
521 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
28 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from mcitaly2016 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a 1 hour walk with a wonderful view: cross the Alexandre III bridge, pass through the Invalides, and walk on the Champs de Mars to the Eiffel Tower. Or just follow the Seine, it is shorter. Or take the metro 8... More
2
Votes
NKV88
3 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from MrdDiDiMau | Reviewed this property |
You don't need tickets for the Place or the park.
1
Vote