Centre Pompidou

Type: Architecture, Art Museums, Attractions, Local Picks, Museums, Public Spaces, Sightseeing, Uniquely Here

Map / Directions 10Best Says

This central building to Paris' city center made a huge architecturally splash when Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers designed it as "an evolving spatial diagram" in the 70s. Breaking away from the then...  Read More


  • Sightseeing: "France's national library is housed here and it has a mandate to focus on innovation. In addition to being dedicated to the areas of news, documentary film and digital culture, it regularly tests new tools/applications related to reading and the absorption of knowledge."
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: This is one of the most visited landmarks/museums/cultural sites in Paris by tourists, French and foreign alike, and has great appeal for all ages.

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