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Paris: Guided Walking Tour of Le Marais for Families

Paris: Guided Walking Tour of Le Marais for Families

From US$ 51.87 per person

Discover one of the most historic districts of Paris on a family-focused tour. Enjoy a combination of history, architecture, fashion, food, museums and street art.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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English, French


  • Discover the secrets of Parisians' favorite part of Paris
  • Enjoy a tour designed specifically for families
  • Stroll through the beautiful Place des Vosges
  • Explore with a local guide specialized in guiding children
Full description
Le Marais retains plenty of old world charm with its narrow, winding streets, hidden courtyards and beautiful medieval and Renaissance mansions. Dynamic and modern, yet steeped in history and overflowing with charm, the Marais is the perfect place to explore as a family, accompanied by a passionate local guide See the the Hotel de Sens, a magnificent palace built in 1500 - children will love searching for the cannonball still lodged in the wall. You’ll see the magnificent Place des Vosges, one of the most beautiful squares in the city and a favorite picnic spot in summer. Hear stories of kings jousting and see if you can tell the difference between the real and fake facades. Discover cool boutiques on the rue des Francs Bourgeois and stroll by the café terraces, perfect for sitting and watching the world go by. You’ll visit the traditional Jewish quarter, where you can taste the best falafel in the city. Then check out some of the newest and best pastry shops in the city.  Along the way, younger visitors can keep their eyes open for all kinds of street art, from painted murals to decorated street signs. Walk past the iconic Centre Pompidou, so scandalous when it was first built, now loved by locals and visitors alike. See the fairytale architecture of Paris’ City Hall, and end your tour with a stroll by the riverside. Specially designed materials for children will be provided to ensure that younger members of the family are able to participate every step of the way. Your guide will be fully licensed and specialized in leading tours for all ages.
  • Guided tour of the Marais
  • English-speaking guide specialized in working with children
  • Specially-designed materials for children
  • Small group of 12 people or fewer
  • Hotel pickup/drop-off
  • Tips (optional)
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the metro station at Pont Marie. Exit the metro onto street level, you will be on the Quai de l'Hôtel de Ville. Your guide will wait for you outside the exit. If arriving by taxi you will see the metro sign on the Quai de l'Hôtel de Ville. Your guide will be wearing their guide card on an orange lanyard.

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The guide Cristiana was great, we see in her a real passion for Paris and its history. Adorable with children. I recommend

October 31, 2020

Visit carried out with a very pleasant and competent guide who made me discover the hidden spaces of the marsh and get out of the classic tourist circuit.In addition I had the chance to be the only client of this visit

August 26, 2021

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