History and visit the Rue des Francs-Bourgeois in Paris
Using boundary between the 3rd and 4th arrondissement, rue des Francs-Bourgeois is a Parisian street. This street, included in the Saint-Merri Archives and leads at the crossroads of the street and the street Rambuteau Archives. The rue des Francs-Bourgeois measure 705 meters long and has a width of 8 to 13 meters.
Historically, this Parisian street already existed in the 13th century and was known as Old-Blocks. Its current name was derived from the name of a hospital, dating from the 14th century, founded a few bourgeois poor. During the French Revolution, the rue des Francs-Bourgeois proudly wore the name rue des Francs citizens.
The rue des Francs-Bourgeois has several sites. Several mansions nestle shyly in this street. At No. 58 is the Cooper Hotel Breteuil and 58a Hotel d’Assy. The majestic Hotel de Soubise, converted into a museum of the National Archives is located at No. 60. At No. 35 and 36 are the Maison de l’Europe and the Hotel de Coulanges and green space Francs-Bourgeois-Rosiers.
Currently, the rue des Francs-Bourgeois is one of the busiest streets in Paris. Most visitors come to admire its beautiful and large buildings, or go to meet these marvels such as the Museum Archives and the beautiful garden Francs-Bourgeois-Rosiers.
Transfer to the rue des Francs-Bourgeois in Paris
Rue des Francs-Bourgeois is located 18.7 km from Orly Airport to 32.9 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 88.7 km from Paris Beauvais airport.