What to visit on place du TROCADERO ?
Trocadero gardens
Today Trocadero gardens are a must for all tourists who wish to admire the Eiffel Tower at the best angle promenade. It is also remarkable for its famous fountain of Warsaw (1937). A series of cascading pools overlooking a large pool with 20 water cannons reject 8240m3 of water per hour and fifty six sheaves form which came to rest in eight water stairs!

Large waters of the central basin are highlighted by a play of light that animates the evening the head of bull statues and golden horses. Trocadero Gardens are dotted with a multitude of sculptures, some of which date from the 1930s, like "Man" Alley and the "Woman" of Bacque, overlooking the ponds. A show not to be missed!
11, Place du Trocadero and the November 11, 75016 Paris - Open 24h/24 -
Accessibility for persons with reduced mobility is restricted to certain areas.
The Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower was built by Gustave Eiffel for the Universal Exhibition of 1889, which celebrated the first centenary of the French Revolution.

Its construction in 2 years , 2 months and 5 days, was a real technical and architectural performance. "Utopia performed" technological prowess, it was in the late 19th century demonstration of French engineering personified by Gustave Eiffel, an industrial del'ère climax. She immediately was a huge success.

Since the 80s, Eiffel Tower has been regularly renovated, restored and equipped to a growing audience.
5 Avenue Anatole France, 75007 Paris - Open all year from 9:00 am to 00h of
15/06 to 01/09 from 9:30 to 23h the rest of the year - Tel. : 08 92 70 12 39
The National Theatre of Chaillot
National Theatre of Chaillot is one of four national theaters of Paris, located in the Palais de Chaillot, on Place du Trocadéro in the 16th arrondissement.

It was built in 1937 by the brothers Niermans. It was long the symbolic place of popular theater, especially associated with big names such as Jean Vilar and Antoine Vitez, and assigned to the NPT until 1972.

Minister of Culture Frédéric Mitterrand announced September 3, 2010 the appointment of Didier Deschamps dancer and teacher at the head of Chaillot national Theatre from July 2011.
1 Place du Trocadero and the November 11, 75116 Paris - Entrance
by the left wing of the Palais de Chaillot - Tél: 01 53 65 30 00
The Museum of Man
Heir to the Ethnographic Museum of the Trocadero, founded in 1878, Museum of Man was created on the occasion of the Universal Exhibition of 1937.

It s' is made from exceptional collections cabinets of curiosities and the Royal Cabinet, gathered from the sixteenth century, to which were added the funds anthropology and prehistory museum, constantly enriched by research activities involving lifelong learning ethnographic objects.

Museum of Man, internationally renowned, is currently undergoing renovations which will continue until 2015, but scientists and cultural activities continue.
17, Place du Trocadero and the November 11, 75116 Paris - Open every day except Tuesday from
9:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. - Tél: 01 44 05 72 72
The City of Architecture and Heritage
City of Architecture and Heritage installed in the wing "Paris" Palais de Chaillot, Trocadero Square, is, with its 22 000 m2, the largest center for architecture in the world.

Its mission is to ensure the promotion of French architecture in France and abroad, and to discover the iconic works of the French architectural heritage and international contemporary art.

You will discover the Museum of French Monuments offering through its three galleries an overview of the architecture and heritage of the Middle Ages to today.
Open every day except Tuesday and 1 January, 1 May and 25 December
11h to 19h - Thursday evenings from 11h to 21h - Tél: 01 58 51 52 00
Cineaqua, Aquarium Paris
In the Trocadero gardens, facing the Eiffel Tower, Paris Aquarium - Cinéaqua offers a moment of escape and relaxation ... On a golf 3 500 m2, the beautiful little and large discover 43 tanks, more than 10,000 fish and invertebrates, 25 sharks, a pool caresses, two cinemas and interactive animations for a magical family day out!

all through a series of workshops, performances and fun and educational films regularly renewed.

after the visit, we can afford a zen gourmet break in the restaurant traditional Japanese Ozu overlooking aquarium 600,000 liters of water.
5 Avenue de Mun, 75016 Paris - Open every day of the week
10h to 19h - Closed July 14 - Tél: 01 40 69 23 23
The National Maritime Museum
National Maritime Museum comes from a collection given to King Louis XV by Henri Louis Duhamel du Monceau.

The museum's permanent collection is displayed in the wing Passy Palais de Chaillot in Paris, but schedules are at Brest, Port-Louis, Rochefort and Toulon. The museum deals today of all marine through its collections and temporary exhibitions.

National Maritime Museum participates in the national strategy for the sea and oceans by integrating into the first priority of this strategy, called "investing in the Future" which implies to "educate and train for careers in the sea" and "arouse the French passion for the sea."
17 Place du Trocadero and the November 11, 75116 Paris - Open every day from 11h to 18h
the weekend until 19h - Closed Tuesday - Tél: 01 53 65 69 69