Things to do


Visit outstanding cultural attractions or take a hike amongst the peaks? A romantic tour of the wine route or a family cruise? What will this year's
French holiday bring?

Paris christmas displays and illuminations

We never tire... The Christmas window displays of the department stores continue to make us dream. Every year they again provide a magical sight for their visitors.

Funny, magical or surprising, the Christmas window displays of the great Paris stores are each year true works of art. Come and marvel.

  • Window displays of Printemps - 64 boulevard Haussmann. 11 window displays will take you round the World. Animated holiday scenes follow the steps of the stores young explorers, Jules and Violette, in search of gifts and unexpected surprises.
  • Window displays of Galeries Lafayette - 40 boulevard Haussmann. Return to your childhood, this year the window displays of Galerie Lafayette are laid out on the theme of the funfair. Push open the door to find the giant Christmas tree suspended from the cupola.
  • Window displays of BHV Marais - 52 rue de Rivoli. Opposite the Town Hall, immerse yourself in the land of reindeer and snow for a Danish Christmas.
  • Window displays of Bon Marché - 24 rue de Sèvres. Left Bank, you will be transported right into the toys workshop of Santa Claus!