10 best places in Monceau District for a perfect weekend in Paris
Published On: 31-08-2018
Published On: 31-08-2018
The Monceau district is on the border of the 17th and 8th arrondissement of Paris. Here it is our 10 best places in Monceau District for a perfect weekend.
All around the park of the same name, you will find good places for shopping, to eat but also cultural places.
The district takes its name from a small village, a locality, the ninth century.
Spend a weekend in the Monceau district staying at the XO Hotel Paris and discover this little corner of Parisian happiness.
Asian Art Museum. He is nestled in the mansion built by Henri Cernuschi. All periods of Asian Art are represented, you will discover antique to contemporary works.
This orthodox church is worth a look. Mixing Byzantine and Muscovite architectures, it is the first place of orthodox cult in Paris. It was here that Picasso married Olga in 1918.
It is a grocery store with more than 400 references but also a Swedish restaurant and tea room. It is the ideal place to discover Swedish gastronomy. Among other things, there are smörgas, the famous Swedish sandwiches. It is also an opportunity to do fika, ie to drink a coffee or a tea accompanied by a pastry.
A 19th century mansion transformed into a museum to immerse oneself in the life of the inhabitants of the district of the time.
For a beautiful walk in this park designed by Baron Haussmann. You can discover the remains of the general walls that defined Paris in the time of Louis XIV, but also the Naumachie and Egyptian sculptures.
You will discover the works of Jean-Jacques Henner. He considered one of the most important artists of the early twentieth century.
One of the unusual houses of Paris! Built by a wealthy Chinese art dealer, Ching Tsai Loo, this Chinese pagoda denotes with the rest of the neighborhood.
Meringue Paradise, this shop will make you melt of gluttony. This pastry is entirely dedicated to the pavlova, crispy meringue, creamy cream and fresh fruit, it is a real delight.
Chef Junko Kawasaki’s cooking at La Table Du Caviste Bio is divine. Organic products, fresh and seasonal. French cuisine meets Japanese cuisine for plates full of colors and flavors. You will take advantage of the advice of Dominique Bry for an organic food and wine pairing that will awaken your taste buds. The wine list offers more than 250 references selected with passion.
An address that we recommend for lunch or dinner. Simple, tasty and refined dishes with fresh products from ours regions.
Our reception team at the XO Hotel Paris is at your disposal to give you advices for your visits of the Monceau district. We still have many good places to share with you.