Grand Palais

Paris France Tourist Information and City Guide

The Grand Palais or Grand Palace is the large glass-roofed building that was built for the Paris Exhibition of 1900. The metal structure that supports the glass roof weighs 8,500 tons which makes it heavier than the Eiffel Tower.

The Grand Palais is currently used as an exhibition hall for temporary exhibitions.

Grand Palais in Paris France (Large Palace)
Grand Palais, Paris France

The Grand Palais is located near the Pont de la Concorde in central Paris. The Petit Palais (small palace) is located directly across the street.

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