Fodor's Expert Review Place du Tertre

Montmartre Historic District/Site

Artists have peddled their wares in this square for centuries. Busloads of tourists have changed the atmosphere, but if you come off-season—when the air is chilly and the streets are bare—you can almost feel what is was like when up-and-coming Picassos lived in the houses that today are given over to souvenir shops and cafés.

Historic District/Site Local Interest–Sight Plaza/Square/Piazza

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Pl. du Tertre
Paris, Île-de-France  75018, France

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