Petit Pont

The Petit-Pont connects the Île de la Cité with the Left Bank, and is extended by the rue St-Jacques. It has existed since Antiquity and has survived the vagaries of history in various forms. In former times, only jugglers were exempt from paying the tax to cross the bridge.

Useful information

Address : 

Petit-Pont, 75005 Paris

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