2 Boulevard du Palais
Best metros stations for La Conciergerie are:
Cité - 4mins walk
Châtelet - 10min walk
La Conciergerie on the banks of the River Seine is a historic building located on the western end of the Île de la Cité in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, France. It is part of the larger complex of the Palais de la Cité, which also includes the Sainte-Chapelle and the former royal palace,the first in Paris. now the Palais de Justice.The Gothic features of the interior of the building are worth the visit alone.
It was used as a prison during the French Revolution's ''Reign of Terror' and it was where people were held prior to being taken to the guillotine. It is famously where Marie Antoinette spent her last days awaiting the same fate.
You can take a stroll around the small courtyard which was her last taste of 'freedom'.
It's possible to purchase a combined entry ticket for the Conciergerie and Sainte-Chapelle. Book by clicking below...
Open everyday* : 9.30 am to 6 pm
Cash desks close 30 minutes earlier
* Except January 1st, May 1st and December 25th
Adult rate : 8,50 €
Reduced rate : 5,50 €
Combined ticket for the Conciergerie and Sainte-Chapelle 20,00 €
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Other transport options
St Michel Notre Dame
Buses: 21, 24, 27, 38, 58, 81, 85 and Balabus
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