Jardin Du Luxembourg A Paris
Rue de medicis rue de vaugirard 75006 paris.
Jardin du luxembourg a paris. We are staying near the luxembourg gardens in september. Horsing around in the jardin du luxembourg located in the 6th arrondissement the jardin du luxembourg is the second largest park in parisit is teeming with blooming flower gardens flowing fountains historical buildings a few smoking teenagers and yes enormous sculptures of horses. The iconic left bank park is filled with parisians relaxing in the sun and playing tennis boules and chess. The jardin du luxembourg known locally as the luco was created in 1612 on the orders of marie de medicis mother of louis xiii.
The park situated near the latin quarter offers a lot of variety and attracts all kinds of people from students and parents with children to tourists. My husband will struggle with the stairs that are typical at many parisian rail stations. The jardin du luxembourg is probably the most popular park in paris. Its also the home of the musee du luxembourg a charming small museum and the palais du luxembourg built for the mother of louis xiii marie de medici.
The philosophy hotelst by ft. Musee dorsay saint germain des pres 6e arrondissement. Jardin du luxembourg luxembourg gardens is one of many beautiful gardens in paris and site of the luxembourg palace which houses the french senate. Less than a minutes walk from the luxembourg gardens the hotel is in a lovely calm cul de sac.
Fascinated by this oxygen bottle in the centre of the capital visitors enjoy the greenery punctuated with a multitude of statues. Situated on the border between saint germain des pres and the latin quarter the luxembourg gardens inspired by the boboli gardens in florence were created upon the initiative of queen marie de medici in 1612. Among the many parks and gardens of paris the jardin du luxembourg luxembourg garden is certainly one of the favourite green spaces of parisians students and tourists. The garden today is owned by the french senate which meets in the palace.
The boutique hotel les jardins du luxembourg is located in a town house built in a typical haussmann style in polished dimension stone from the quarries of paris large windows and balconies with unusual balustrades. Covering 23 hectares it is one of the most popular gardens in paris. Jardin du luxembourg 57 acres in the heart of the left bank.