Christmas in Paris

Christmas in Paris

For our guests staying during the holidays, please find below a list of ideas for christmas activities.  Note that this year, there is no Christmas market on the Champs Elysées.  


Saint Germain des Près

This market is located close to the Saint Germain des Près chruch on boulevard Saint Germain. From December 1st to January 1st. From 11am to 9pm (10am on weekends)

Notre Dame Christmas Market

Just two minutes from Notre-Dame, the Square Viviani, which is home to Paris’s oldest tree, hosts the annual Notre-Dame Christmas Market. From December 15th to December 24th. From 10am to 8pm (9pm on the weekends)

Invalides Christmas Market

After a huge success last year, the Army museum organises the second edition of “Noël aux Invalides” (Christmas at the Invalides) from 15 to 31 December 2017. A unique programme of events with lots of different cultural and fun activities for all visitors to enjoy with their family and friends! The 2017 edition programme offers various activities around the temporary exhibition “The life of a soldier. From Ancient Rome to the Present Day” as well as a fantastic illuminations at the Dome Church.

You can find details here

Eiffel Tower/Champ de Mars Christmas Market

Starting December 21st until January 8th, the Champ de Mars Cristmas Village is open from 10am to 10pm with sixty chalets, kids activities and a 300m2 ice ring

Eiffel Tower/Bir Hakeim Christmas Market

From December 16th to January 8th.  From 11am to 8pm. Metro station Bir Hakeim

Montmartre/Abbesses Christmas Market

Thirty wooden chalets at the bottom of the Sacré Coeur. Places des Abbesses From December 1st to January 1st


Galeries Lafayette (Opéra district)

Printemps (Opéra dsitrict)

Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche


 For the 12th year in a row, Vaux-le-Vicomte will be celebrating Christmas, beginning on the 25th of November when visitors will be transported to a sugarplum world of confectionery in a château decked with thousands of holiday decorations. Captivating lighting effects and new activities all over the grounds at Vaux-le-Vicomte promise enchantment, a magical Christmas moment for the whole family

Vaux-le-Vicomte celebrates Christmas on the last weekend of November (25 and 26), every weekend of December ( 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 and 17) and every day during the Christmas national holidays (except on December 25, 2017 and Januay 1, 2018), from December 23, 2017 to January 7, 2018.

Information on their website