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44 boulevard Saint Michel, 75270 Paris, France
Odéon / Saint-Michel
+33 1 40 46 75 06
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All reviews latin quarter archangel michael lovely fountain left bank baron haussmann notre dame meeting point red marble street performances nice monument meeting spot worth a stop worth seeing taking photos metro stop croissants walking tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to spend a good time then Saint Michel Square is the right place. In the evening, there are always artists who want to show their musical skills, and if you want, you can give some coins them. You will be phenomenally fulfilled....More

Thank miroslav65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Haussmann installed this massive fountain as a focal point across from Ile de la Cite and at the beginning of Boul. Mich. It does catch your eye. Young people use it as a meeting point. Impressive.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fountain area is a great meeting point if you are with a group....or just using as a landmark as you walk around the Latin Quarter. Just across the Pont Saint-Michel Bridge from Île de la Cité sits a little area where you will see...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Sandemans walking tour started from this fountain. Great to hear the history of this fountain and how the students decorate the statue!

Thank the-vin-roh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right at the entrance to St Germain area - the fountain is massive but unfortunately it lack that wow factor that you expect in Paris. Just made a quick stop to see it.

Thank nowpacking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The fountain is majestic. On a Sunday afternoon in June, music playing, a young couple, he in a suit, she in a lovely red dress, tangoed in front of the fountain. It felt like a movie set. I hope they're there when you are.

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Normal fountains are built usually as a stand alone structure, but this one at Place Saint Michel is more like a façade to hide the end of the building facing the square thus would easily be overlooked as just part of the building behind. Anyways,...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 25 August 2018

It's a gorgeous fountain, and a nice place to hang out in the city. Not a park, but nice views of a beautiful piece of art.

Thank Kgirl00
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is a beautiful fountain worth seeing if you’re near Norte Dame. Stop and relax in the small square while taking some pics. The architecture is wonderful.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We woke up starving and wanted something more than pastries. We landed at Le Fontaine St. Michel. The waiter was very accommodating. His smile and desire to please helped us overcome his lack of English. The American breakfast is everything one could hope for in...More

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Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the
residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon
never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional
cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets
surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide
eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just
next door and the prototypical terraced French
brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this
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7 September 2017|
Response from Alexandra P | Reviewed this property |
I'd like to have an answer for that but I really don't know. In february it seemed to be stopped for a long time.