Christmas lights Place de la Concorde, the Obelisk, snow and Christmas trees

Published by My B. · Photos by My B. · Published on 5 December 2020 at 08h48 · Updated on 14 December 2020 at 17h00
The Place de la Concorde and the Obelisk are getting festive from December 4, 2020 to January 3, 2021 to celebrate the Holidays. As a matter of fact, the famous and iconic monument in Paris is adorned in blue for the Holidays and gets surrounded by a forest of fir trees.

Paris is looking very festive for Christmas and the Holidays. Shortly after launching the Champs-Elysées Christmas lights, the Place de la Concorde is sparkling and shining.

Starting from Friday December 4, in the evening, the Obelisk of the Place de la Concorde is lit in blue. It is also surrounded by a forest of green and white fir trees. A light show will adorn the Obelisk with snowfalls. All you need to feel as festive as can be!

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But it is not over, since Christmas magic goes on the following week, naming December 11, in the Bastille area and in front of the City Hall. Trees and shows are planned on the Colonne de Juillet like the façade of the city hall.

Please also note lights are to cover the Seine riverbanks, the Avenue Victoria, the rue d’Arcole, and even popular neighborhoods.

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These decorations complete the lights already set up in all Paris neighborhoods by associations of storekeepers that have been granted an extra financial help by the Paris city hall.

With the new measures enabling to set up Christmas stands on the streets, it will surely make you want to rediscover Christmas magic in Paris.

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Pictures taken from Paris Hôtel de Crillon

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 4 December 2020 to 2 January 2021

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    Location

    Place de la Concorde
    75008 Paris 8

    Prices
    Free

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