18th arrondissement

The 18th arrondissement of is probably best known for the hill of Montmartre which was the centre of the Communard uprising of the late-nineteenth century, but is also perhaps better known as the centre of the flourishing artist community of the period from around 1907-1914.

Notable Places in the Area

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The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris, commonly known as Basilica and often simply , is a Roman Catholic church and minor basilica, dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, in , . Photo: Tonchino, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a and associated businesses situated near the top of the district of in Paris. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a cabaret in Paris, France. The original house, which burned down in 1915, was co-founded in 1889 by Charles Zidler and Joseph Oller, who also owned the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Espace Dalí is a permanent exhibition in France devoted to Salvador Dalí and more particularly to his sculptures and engravings. Photo: Edal, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The of is a diverse, "in between" section of the French capital. Photo: Daniel Stockman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The of centres on the Canal Saint Martin and the restaurants and cafés which line its banks. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of Paris lies slightly off the beaten path, directly north of the Arc de Triomphe. Photo: Loïc LLH, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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