Pigalle

Pigalle is an area in around the Place Pigalle, on the border between the 9th and the 18th arrondissements. It is named after the sculptor Jean-Baptiste Pigalle.Pigalle is famous for being a tourist district, with many sex shops, theatres and adult shows on Place Pigalle and the main boulevards.

Landmarks in the Area

Metro station
Pigalle is a station on lines 2 and 12 of the Paris Métro, named after the Place Pigalle, which commemorates the sculptor Jean-Baptiste Pigalle on the border of the and the . Photo: Dietmar Rabich, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Building
Photo: Kenobi75, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Theater
Le Divan du Monde is a converted theatre, now functioning as a concert space, located at 75 rue des Martyrs, in the , in the neighborhood of Paris. Photo: Ale x38, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Theater
Madame Arthur is a drag cabaret venue in the Rue des Martyrs, .

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Montmartre is a large hill in . Photo: XtoF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
The 9th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Daniel Stockman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
The 17th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Loïc LLH, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
The 18th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Mbzt, CC BY 3.0.

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