Near the Hotel le Twelve

Place de la Bastille

Symbol of the Revolution and the headquarters of the Prison before its destruction 14 July 1789, the Place de la Bastille is at first place dance and place of execution with the installation of a guillotine.

Today it is a place of great events, fairs, concerts and markets where frequently organize. Column One can admire his genius July and that honor the Three Glorious.

To get there from the Hotel Twelve:

  • Take the metro to Porte de Vincennes (line 1) towards La Défense, get off at Bastille