Main parks and gardens
Designed in 1612 by Marie de’ Medici, the Luxembourg Garden is the most centric, popular and beautiful park in Paris.
Located between the Louvre Museum and the Place de la Concorde, the Tuileries Garden was the first garden in Paris opened to the public.
Created in 1635 as a medicinal garden for Louis XIII, the Garden of plants has been used throughout the centuries by botanists, doctors and pharmacists.
Champs de Mars is a peaceful green space located at the foot of the Eiffel Tower. On the opposite side is the impressive building of the École Militaire.