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Context Paris Tours

14 rue Charles V, 75004 Paris, France
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Extremely knowledgeable, interesting docents

We took two Context tours while in Paris: Revolutionary Paris & Paris Under the Occupation. Both of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
New York
Great Notre Dame Gothic Paris tour

This was a great tour of Notre Dame and Ste. Chappelle. Elaine is a true expert and pointed out... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Berkeley CA
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Context Paris organizes scholar-led "walking seminars" of Paris and excursions beyond. Walks are limited to six participants and held as an in-depth exploration of a given topic: French art, Gothic architecture, cuisine, the French Revolution, etc. The docents who lead the walks are drawn from local universities or are practicing architects, chefs, and other specialists.
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14 rue Charles V, 75004 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took two Context tours while in Paris: Revolutionary Paris & Paris Under the Occupation. Both of the docents were incredibly knowledgeable, personable, and interesting. It was an absolute pleasure spending the afternoon with each of them. We learned so much, and we were able...More

Thank teacher088
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a great tour of Notre Dame and Ste. Chappelle. Elaine is a true expert and pointed out wonderful details about both sites that would have passed us by otherwise. I also liked that the tour focused on a specific topic - Gothic architecture,...More

Thank bpym
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marie Theres Berger was kind enough to show us the louvre on a steamy hot day, with what seemed like the whole world packed in along with us. With her guidance we managed to avoid the worst of the crowds, see the highlights of the...More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the Louvre Crash Course tour with Thibaud, and had the most amazing visit to the Louvre! He was knowledgeable and passionate about all of the works that we saw, and we learned so much! The Louvre can be pretty overwhelming, and it was...More

Thank mdono29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not your average tours or tour guides, Context offers guides that are well informed, inspiring, and accommodating to answering questions. These tours are for those who really want to learn more than the basic guide book facts; they offer in-depth knowledge presented in a user-friendly...More

Thank GEG378
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Context tour guides were great. We let them know we had 3 kids with us and the guides used stories to teach the history of the sites we visited. All the guides were extremely knowledgeable and also very flexible in terms of steering to the...More

Thank brad g
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Our teenagers first visit to Paris - my daughter enjoyed Nicole's interactive approach to the Notre Dame tour - my introvert son preferred Sandrine's historical overview of the Louvre. We couldn't have navigated our way though the museum without her

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This was our third Context tour, first in Paris, and it did not disappoint. As always the tour gives a deep dive into the subject matter with an incredibly knowledgeable and witty guide. We walked through the Marais district and learned about the hundred years...More

Thank julie0132
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Just two couples and our wonderful guide Isabel made for a thoroughly enjoyable and informative 3-hour walking tour of this incredibly neighborhood. Was a great break to get outside of central Paris and discover one of her great walking districts. Context Tours does it right...More

Thank Howard691
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I highly recommend the Louvre Family tour with Pablo Vazquez Gestal; it was outstanding. From the onset Pablo was not only able to connect with us but also individually with our three daughters ages 8, 10, and 14. He made our trip to the Louvre...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Paris Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear Jeanette Wisema... W, thanks for your lovely feedback. We're thrilled that the experience with Pablo was so memorable for all of you, and that we have the highest honor of being your children's favorite activity on the trip! We'll happily share your comments with...More

Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets
that beg to be explored. It bursts with small
boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional
restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner,
you'll come across little gems of architecture
spanning the centuries, from understated medieval
towers to classical libraries and 17th century
splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of
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15 September 2015|
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Response from ajpick | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. Not sure what you are asking. Context Travel is a walking tour service only.