Parc de la Villette, Paris

4.3
#16 of 76 in Parks in Paris
With its collection of museums, theaters, architectural follies, themed gardens, and open spaces, Parc de la Villette appeals to adults and children. On 55 hectares (135 acres), this is the capital's largest urban park. Stroll along the canal de l'Ourcq and encounter green spaces, ponds, and fountains. This ecologically responsible park supports art and cultural initiatives with shows, performances, and exhibits throughout the year. For Parc de la Villette and beyond, use our Paris travel itinerary planner to get the most from your Paris vacation.
Create an itinerary including Parc de la Villette
map
Parc de la Villette Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
442 reviews
Google
5.0
TripAdvisor
  • I looked forward to the opening of the new Philarmonie by Jean Nouvel. Architecturally amazing I was able to find the perfect acoustic at a concert held in the great Hall Pierre Boulez. A must see, can be visited every day even without necessarily at a concert. Pity that not even the Cité de la Musique appear in the data base of TA.
    View original
  • Super crazy and full of world still 2 days of madness and animations, awesome tattoo contests and concerts a terrible atmosphere
    View original
  • Very amazing place is immense, there are what make rides, games, go to the movies, see a science fair accessible to children, a place for great family days out
    View original
Google
  • A very nice green space which combines large lawns (accessible to all that was innovative for its time) and cultural and recreational facilities (splurge in reference to the parks of the 18th). All returns to an outdated design green spaces without real connection with the city and with a very controlled space away from nature.
    View original
  • The largest green space in Paris
    View original
Places to stay near Parc de la Villette

Plan your trip to Paris

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Parc de la Villette by other users

15 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Paris BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 31 days in France BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Paris BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH September, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Paris BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Paris BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA July, kids, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Paris BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH April, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Paris BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 38 days in Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Paris BY A USER FROM INDIA August, kids, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans