Reputation: A large, diverse and family-friendly arrondissement with the vast Buttes Chaumont park taking up a large portion of it , a great place for running and summer picnics. In the park you’ll also find a popular bar. This arrondissement is also home Parc de la Villette one of the most interesting places in Paris at the moment, it houses one of the largest concentration of cultural venues in the city, including Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie – Europe’s largest science museum, three major concert venues, and the prestigious Conservatoire de Paris. This is also where you’ll find the lovely Canal de l’Ourcq to stroll along or rent a small boat on a sunny day.
Parc des Buttes Chaumont, Parc de la Villette One of Paris’s most interesting parks, the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, is in the middle of this large arrondissement, Canal de l’Ourcq.