Paris - Ile De France
Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro station, a decor dedicated to printing
Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro Station adorned with newspapers headlines
Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro station was fully renovated in 1980.
Its decoration consists of wall panels printed with reproductions of the spectacular headlines the most popular newspapers (Paris Soir, Le Petit Journal and L'Excelsior) printed during the Second World War.
The station is indeed located in the heart of the traditional printing district, one of the most picturesque districts of Paris.
Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro station, one of Paris' oldest
Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro station is on Lines 3 and 4; the first connects Porte de Clignancourt to Mairie de Montrouge, the second Galliéni to Pont de Levallois-Bécon in the west of Paris.
The station was opened in 1904 under the name Rue Saint-Denis (one of the streets it serves) but was renamed in 1907.
Sites of interest near Reaumur-Sebastopol Metro station?
At 5mn walk on Rue Réaumur will take you to the Arts and Métiers Museum, and on Boulevard Sebastopol to the Grands Boulevards.
Directions: 2nd district
Coordinates: Lat 48.866553 Long 2.351711