CLUNY LA SORBONNE RER B

Cluny – les Sorbonne may be one du those metro stations in paris you whiz past nous your means to or from gare d’Austerlitz or si you’re taking auto scenic chemin to avoid transforming at Chatelet. Cible it is also a station worthy de a closer look.

Vous lisez ce: Cluny la sorbonne rer b

General InformationLocated in auto Quartier Latin, Cluny – la Sorbonne gare is nous Line 10 de the métro in auto 5eme arrondissement, running in the direction of Boulogne – Pont du St Cloud and Gare d’Austerlitz.

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Cluny – la Sorbonne

The gare has année interesting history. Cette was originally called Cluny, after auto Hôtel de Cluny which is currently a museum, Musée du Cluny. Although cette was opened up in 1930, it closed in 1939 because ce was deemed venir be too close to est différent stations. In 1988, cette reopened with a new name incorporating ns Sorbonne et now connects with St-Michel – Notre-Dame (RER B, sortie C) with accessibility to boulevard St-Michel.

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Jean Bazaine – esquive Oiseaux

The highlight ns the station’s internal is thé vaulted ceiling v colourful mosaics. The henchmen piece is a mosaic frieze from artist Jean Bazaine, called Les Oiseaux (The Birds). Auto remainder of the ceiling bears auto signatures of poets, writers, philosophers, artists, scientists, kings and French statesmen who ont honoured this Latin Quarter for eight centuries, with luminaries such ont Rabelais, Robespierre, Molière et Richelieu.

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Nearby AttractionsMusée aux Cluny, also known as Musée National du Moyen Âge, is conveniently reached from thé station and houses art, tapestries, cloths et embroidery from thé Middle Ages. Well worth a visit to see auto six La Dame parce que le Licorne tapestries and the circuits électoraux of medieval stained glass.

TipsThe vaulted ceiling is a little foncé if elle wish to photograph auto mosaics. Unless tu carry a tripod through you, usage a high ISO setting conditions météorologiques your camera.

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This article is part of the ongoing séries Paris metro stations aimed at inspiring thé enjoyment du this auditeur transportation system. In the series: Abbesses, Bir-Hakeim, Cité, Cluny-La Sorbonne, arts et Métiers, Europe.