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Paris: Montparnasse, Capital of Arts Audio-Guided Tour

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Activity provider: REWIND

Paris: Montparnasse, Capital of Arts Audio-Guided Tour

Activity provider: REWIND
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Discover Montparnasse, the heart of Parisian artistic and intellectual life with an audio-guide tour on your smartphone.

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Duration 1 hour
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Audio guide included
French, English
Wheelchair accessible


  • Explore Montparnasse at your own pace with an audio-guide on your smartphone
  • Walk by preserved artists' studios and famous cafés
  • Learn more about the famous residents of the area
Full description
Begin the audio-guided tour at Montparnasse Tower. Explore the Montparnasse district which was the heart of Parisian artistic and intellectual life during the interwar years of the 20th century. Learn about Montparnasse's famous residents such as Simone de Beauvoir, Ernest Hemingway, and Pablo Picasso. Discover the origins of avant-garde art styles including Cubism, Dadaism, and existentialism. Learn about the abundant artistic and intellectual culture that is still present today within the area. See legendary cafés including the Select, the Coupole, and the Dôme which have welcomed authors and writers from all over the world. The audio guide provides clear audio directions and a map indicates directions to follow in real-time. If you wish to stop at one of the trendy cafes for a drink or a bite to eat, simply pause the app and resume the tour when you are ready. The audio tour finishes at Luxembourg Gardens, in the heart of Montparnasse.
  • 1.5 hour audio-guided walking tour of Montparnasse
  • Transportation
  • Personal expenses

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Meeting point

To start your audio-guided walking tour, go to https://rewindstories.com/en/activation/ and add your reservation number and email address to unlock the tour. Then download the Rewind application and create a new account with the same email. Nearest metro station: Montparnasse – Bienvenüe (lines 4, 6, 12 & 13).

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What to bring

  • Headphones
  • Charged Smartphone
  • Internet access
  • Downloaded app
Customer reviews

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3.3 /5

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Nice and Easy walk through Montparnasse through beautiful buildings and many restaurants and bars. Tot would only Be a suggestion to end at the same place where you start. Also the cementary and the Chapel were not included in the Tour, not really “special”’ to add, but these also are sightseeings of Montparnasse.

September 24, 2022


If you are very interested in writers it is a nice walk.

January 22, 2022

A real pleasure to discover this artistic district by strolling through the streets at will and without constraint ... I recommend because you learn a lot of things with the voice of a guide who follows you throughout the visit. Concept at the top!

March 31, 2021

Product ID: 394417