Gardens open all night long in Paris for summer 2020

Published by Elodie D., Manon C. · Published on 30 July 2020 at 11h00 · Updated on 30 July 2020 at 11h03
To spend a summer 2020 filled with fresh air and quiet moments, enjoy 13 big parks, squares and gardens, open 24/7 by the Mairie de Paris from July 10 to Saturday August 29, 2020.

Since 2015, a majority of parks and gardens now remain open all night long! it’s pure joy for those looking for some fresh air and quietness during heavy and hot summer nights.

This summer, from July 10 to August 29, 2020, over 50% of the city’s green spaces will be open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week! Everything is gathered to have great nocturnal sport moments with your friends or families, under the stars. Speaking of stars, you can even enjoy the expanded hours to look at the stars in the Parisian sky!

To make sure passersby are safe, the city of Paris sets up a specific security so that this opening can rule under the best conditions for Parisians and tourists.

As a complement to the 137 green spaces remaining open 24h/day all year around, Paris has decided to leave open 13 big gardens and parks, here they are:

  • Paris 4th arrondissement: Square Louis XIII
  • Paris 6th arrondissement: Jardin les Grands Explorateurs
  • Paris 7th arrondissement: Square Boucicaut
  • Paris 10th arrondissement: Jardin Villemin
  • Paris 12th arrondissement: Square Emile Cohl
  • Paris 13th arrondissement: Jardin Frederica Montseny
  • Paris 14th arrondissement: Parc Montsouris
  • Paris 16th arrondissement: Parc Sainte-Périne
  • Paris 18th arrondissement: Square Louise Michel (Fridays and Saturdays)
  • Paris 19th arrondissement: Parc des Buttes Chaumont
  • Paris 20th arrondissement: Square Séverine and Square Aurélie-Salel

And for heatwaves, 5 more gardens are open: Parc Monceau (8th arrondissement), Square Marcel Pagnol (8th arrondissement), Square Montholon (9th arrondissement), Square Ferdinand Brunot (14th arrondissement) and Parc Georges Brassens (15th arrondissement).

By the way, on some nights, the Association Française d'Astronomie [French Astronomy Association] welcomes us for star-gazing sessions as part of Paris sous les étoiles.


Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 10 July 2020 to 29 August 2020



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