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Good bargain prices on swap meet types of nonfood items

I went there on a full stomach. Oh, well. BUT there were some nice silk scarves, wool sweaters... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
Just your normal market- but oh so delightful

Great fresh produce and pretty too look at Couldn’t really buy a fish to take back home, but... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2019
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3 weeks ago
“Good bargain prices on swap meet types of nonfood items”
17 Jan 2019
“Just your normal market- but oh so delightful ”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there on a full stomach. Oh, well. BUT there were some nice silk scarves, wool sweaters, hand crafted items that were nice. Not A LOT, but some.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

Great fresh produce and pretty too look at Couldn’t really buy a fish to take back home, but notice soap sales were soaring !

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

A normal market for daily prodcuts, flowers, cheese, meat, fish... One part of teh market is for antique stuff and an other part is for fresh stuff.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

We wanted to look for a special item for our gifts-souvenir back home. We came to pass Montparnasse by chance. The place was full of souvenir items. The craft and other nice items worth to be brought home as gifts for special people. All nice...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The food looks so beautiful, cheeses galore, wine, bread. All in all, I was transported to another world. We are going to Paris again and will take our grandson. Staying in an apartment, so we can buy a lot and eat comfortably.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Marie1944
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Sunday Market focuses on crafts and "one of a kind" hats, hand painted scarves, jewelry, and art work, including painting, sketches and sculpture. I have found many gifts to take home over the years and they are truly items that you find at big department...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 8 June 2016

I may have been a tourist victim of terrible weather. It was pouring out and not a lot of vendors. Shame, I was really looking forward to it!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank lolasmomma
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Large range of art available to buy at affordable prices. The artists were all approachable but not pushy and the art was of good quality with different styles to suit most people's tastes. I got there about 2pm and it was still open. At one...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank kezza17june
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We liked the Wednesday market. The people were very friendly and welcoming. I recommended. We went there around 9am before going sight seeing. Not all the shops were ready for customers and some were still empty.

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank 348ireneg
Reviewed 8 February 2015

The Montparnasse Market is a 'neighbourhood' street market. Selling lots of stuff from food, to art to clothes to flowers and curios, it is worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank Ibadanboy
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The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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