8th arrondissement

The 8th arrondissement of is home to the Avenue des Champs Elysées, which ends up at the Arc de Triomphe. The executive branch of French government is also based here, as well as the embassies of certain nations.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Avenue des is an avenue in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, , 1.9 kilometres long and 70 metres wide, running between the and the , where the is located. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Palais Garnier or Opéra Garnier, is a 1,979-seat opera house at the in the , France. Photo: Peter Rivera, CC BY 2.0.

The is a private museum located at 158 Boulevard Haussmann in the 8th arrondissement of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
The , officially Paris-Saint-Lazare, is one of the six large terminus railway stations of . Photo: Moonik, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

The centre of contemporary and the site of such landmarks as the Louvre and of the Tuileries… Photo: Jjtkk, Public domain.

8th arrondissement

48.8775° or 48° 52' 38.9" north
2.3177° or 2° 19' 3.5" east
49 metres (161 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
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Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: الدائرة الثامنة في باريس
  • Armenian: Փարիզի 8-րդ շրջան
  • Asturian: VIII Distritu de París
  • Azerbaijani: Parisin 8-ci rayonu
  • Basque: Parisko 8. barrutia
  • Belarusian: 8 акруга Парыжу
  • Belarusian: 8-я акруга Парыжу
  • Belarusian: VIII акруга Парыжа
  • Belarusian: VIII акруга Парыжу
  • Bengali: প্যারিসের ৮ম আরোঁদিসমঁ
  • Catalan: 8è districte de París
  • Chinese: Pa-lí 8 khu
  • Chinese: 巴黎第八区
  • Chinese: 巴黎第八區
  • Czech: 8. obvod
  • Czech: 8. pařížský obvod
  • Danish: 8. arrondissement
  • Danish: 8. arrondissement i Paris
  • Dutch: 8e arrondissement (Parijs)
  • Dutch: 8e arrondissement
  • Dutch: 8e arrondissement van Parijs
  • English: 8th Arrondissement
  • English: 8th arrondissement of Paris
  • English: 75008
  • English: Paris 8
  • Esperanto: 8-a arondismento de Parizo
  • Finnish: 8. arrondissementti (Pariisi)
  • French: 8e
  • French: 8e arrondissement de Paris
  • French: 8ème arrondissement de Paris
  • French: 75008
  • French: Paris 8
  • French: Paris 8e
  • French: VIIIe arrondissement
  • French: huitième arrondissement
  • German: 8. Arrondissement
  • German: 8. Arrondissement von Paris
  • Greek: 8ο Δημοτικό Διαμέρισμα Παρισιού
  • Greek: 8ο δημοτικό διαμέρισμα Παρισιού
  • Hakka Chinese: Pâ-lì Thi-pat-khî
  • Hebrew: הרובע השמיני
  • Hebrew: הרובע השמיני של פריז
  • Hungarian: Párizs 8. kerülete
  • Italian: VIII arrondissement di Parigi
  • Japanese: 8区 (パリ)
  • Japanese: 8区
  • Japanese: パリ8区
  • Korean: 파리 8구
  • Latin: Circumdarium VIII Lutetiae
  • Luxembourgish: 8. Arrondissement
  • Luxembourgish: 8. Arrondissement vu Paräis
  • Luxembourgish: arrondissement de l'Élysée
  • Macedonian: VIII округ на Париз
  • Malay: Daerah 8
  • Min Nan Chinese: Pa-lí 8 khu
  • Norwegian: 8. arrondissement
  • Norwegian Bokmål: 8. arrondissement
  • Occitan (post 1500): 8au arrondiment de París
  • Persian: منطقه ۸ پاریس
  • Polish: 8. dzielnica Paryża
  • Portuguese: 8.º arrondissement de Paris
  • Portuguese: 8.º distrito de Paris
  • Portuguese: 8º arrondissement
  • Romanian: Arondismentul 8 din Paris
  • Russian: VIII округ
  • Russian: VIII округ Парижа
  • Slovak: 8. obvod (Paríž)
  • Slovenian: 8. pariško okrožje
  • Spanish: VIII Arrondissement de Paris
  • Spanish: VIII Arrondissement de París
  • Spanish: VIII Distrito de Paris
  • Spanish: VIII Distrito de París
  • Swedish: 8ème arrondissement
  • Swedish: Paris åttonde arrondissement
  • Turkish: Paris'in 8. bölgesi
  • Ukrainian: VIII округ Парижа
  • Urdu: پیرس کا آٹھواں اراؤنڈڈسمنٹ
  • Vietnamese: Quận 8, Paris
  • Welsh: 8fed Bwrdeisdref Paris
  • 8. arrondissementti
  • 8e Arrondissement
  • 8ème Arr
  • Arrondissement de l'Élysée
  • Paris 08 Elysee
  • Paris 08 Élysée
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  • VIIIe Arrondissement
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