Spires pierce the sky in every part of the city, from Paris churches and cathedrals. What you might not know is they're also great places to hear classical music.
The most visible church in the city, Sacre Coeur also provides amazing views of Paris. Our guide covers its history, visiting, plus things to do in Montmartre.
This gothic stained-glass wonder is also a favoritre menu for classical music concerts. Our Guide to La Sainte Chapelle explains how to buy tickets and the history of the church.
This church owes its existence to France's last kings and to its first emperor. Today it's also well known as a venue for classical music. See our Guide to La Madeleine.
The history of Notre Dame goes back 850 years, yet it remains a vital center of Paris. Learn its story and how to skip the lines to climb the bell towers. It's all in our Guide.
Spires pierce the sky in every part of the city, from Paris churches and cathedrals. You might not know is they're also great places to hear classical music.
This chateau and its gardens were the inspiration for Versailles and today can be visited on day trips from Paris. We're fond of the Romantic Private Candlelight Tour!
It began as part of the royal residence, but ended as a notorious prison. We review The Concierge in Paris, its story, and the best ways to visit.
The modern and modernistic Bastille Paris stages some of the grandest operas in Europe. We review the building and how to obtain tickets for performances.
The stunning Palais Garnier is a must-see landmark and home to the Paris Ballet Company. We review the Palais and reveal the best way to see a ballet there.
On the banks of the Seine, the Hotel de Ville has been the heart of Paris since 1357. We cover the activities around the Hotel and the history of this city landmark.
Paris is rich in history and historic buildings. In our guide we pick the must-sees, explain how to visit, and tell their fascinating stories.
There are over 150 museums in Paris, and 15 of them are free. Here are the top five free Paris museums, and tips on how to beat the line-ups at the big museums.
There's a lot for a family to see and do in Paris, including this list of kid-friendly museums. Read our reviews of science museums, the museum of music and others.
See the work of some of the best photographers in the world at the Paris museums of photography. Read Insider reviews of the best of the city's photography museums.