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Latin Quarter, Paris

Latin Quarter - Paris, France
Latin Quarter
Latin Quarter, Paris, France 75005Map
Neighborhood: 5th Arrondissement
Overview

The Latin Quarter adopted its name from the early Latin speaking students that lived there and has been inhabited since the early Middle Ages. You will generally find artists, intellectuals, and others who have adopted a Bohemian lifestyle. This area include various Paris landmarks like the Musée de Cluny, the Institut du Monde Arabe, the Musé National d'histoire Naturelle, and the Jardin des Plantes. At the heart of Latin Quarter, as its symbol, stands famous University La Sorbonne. It's a vibrant neighborhood with both historical buildings and fine shops. At night, enjoy the smoky pubs and jazz clubs.

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Latin Quarter General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Staint-Michel
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