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French Revolution History Walking Tour

france, paris, Les Invalides

Pass by Les Invalides for a military history tale

Immerse yourself in France's rich history on this 2-hour guided tour. Relive the events leading to the storming of the Bastille prison, the capture of King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and more!

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Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Check-in
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

Starting time: 10:00 15:00
Starting time: 10:00 15:00
  • 09:45 Check-in Outside Invalides Station
  • 10:00 Start of Tour
  • Bastille Prison and Les Invalides
    213955 Learn about the events that occurred in the Bastille Prison. Your guide will discuss how the protesters stole almost 30,000 weapons in Les Invalides and the dramatic event of how the French Revolution began on July 14, 1789.
  • The Conciergerie
    213956 Pass by the Conciergerie, a former prison on the Ile de la Cité. Around 2,500 prisoners were sent to their death from here. It is also where Marie Antoinette and King Louis XVII were held captive. Later, Marie Antoinette's cell was converted into a chapel.
  • Historical Sites
    213958 See more famous sites such as the Place de la Concorde, where King Louis XVI was beheaded, the Assemblee Nationale and more.
  • 12:00 Tour Ends Near Odeon Metro Station
Required Items to Bring & Attire
    • Weather-appropriate clothing
    • Walking shoes
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Additional Note(s)
    • Please note that the total distance covered by this walking tour is 2.3 mi (3.7 km).
    • This activity operates regardless of weather.
    • Please arrive at your check-in location 15 minutes prior to the start time.
Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
    • You can book a maximum of 9.
Activity provider
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Payment/Cancellation policy
Payment type
Credit card payment
Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made after 10:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.


(4.62/5.00) 4.62 / 5
(8 reviews)

Language English
Pick-up Not available
Duration 2.5 hour(s)


ガイドさんの英語も聞き取り易いし、フランス革命の背景から革命後のナポレオンの戴冠までを丁寧に解説していただけたので良い勉強になりました。また、適度な散歩で良い運動になりました。 違うツアーにも行きた...more
by: Francoise
fun and interesting
by: Gerard
Order procedure fine - customer service e-mail response slow when I thought one of our party would be unable to go - would definitely recommend trip to others as quality of the guide so good. He manag...more

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