Île de la Cité

The Île de la Cité is one of two remaining natural islands in the Seine within the city of . It is the centre of Paris and the location where the medieval city was refounded.

Landmarks in the Area

Square
The place Louis-Lépine is a square in the on the . Photo: Clicsouris, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bridge
Pont Saint-Michel is a bridge linking the on the of the river Seine to the . is situated 130 meters southwest of Île de la Cité. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Cité is a metro station on Line 4 of the Paris Métro in the of Paris. is situated 130 meters northeast of Île de la Cité. Photo: Clicsouris, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The Conciergerie is a building in , France, located on the west of the , formerly a prison but presently used mostly for law courts. is situated 140 meters north of Île de la Cité. Photo: Tetraktys, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
The 4th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Vincent Desjardins, CC BY 2.0.

Suburb
The Latin Quarter of Paris is an area in the and the arrondissements of . Photo: David.Monniaux, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Saint-Germain-des-Prés is one of the four administrative quarters of the , , located around the church of the former Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés. Photo: DXR, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
The 5th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: K'm, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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