☆ Jardin des Tuileries ☆
A wealth of works populate the terraces, the lawns and flowerbeds laid out in the French style, the copses and the areas around the ornamental ponds: an academic Spartacus on a marble pedestal and the contemporary Welcoming Hands, by Louise Bourgeois, plus classical allegories and Tinguely’s tricolor..
The green Maillol bronzes emerge from the labyrinth of hedges that connect the Tuileries to the Louvre..
At the other end, in a direct line with the great axis, the garden opens out spectacularly onto Concorde..
Lush greenery, games, refreshment chalets, and farniente lie between the two..
1st. M° Concorde.