Tuileries and Opera Quarters
These two quarters were once the province of the rich and the royal. Adjoining the Tuileries Gardens is the largest museum in the world, the Louvre, while the grand opera house gives the second quarter its name. The place de la Concorde is one of the most historic sites in the city.
1. Musee du Louvre
For more information see Musée du Louvre.
2. Rue de Rivoli
Commissioned by Napoleon and named after ...