Horticulture garden

Jean-Charles Alphand (1817-1891) designed this garden laid out with rocks and a cascading stream. He was a collaborator with Haussman, and then he became the landscape gardener for Buttes-Chaumont, Montsouris Park and the Bois de Boulogne in Paris.

Useful information

Address : 

place des Jacobins

Nearby tourist attractions

Tessé Museum
Tessé Museum
Established in the old bishop's house
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Place et quinconces des Jacobins
Place et quinconces des Jacobins
Famous for its view over the superb
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Church Notre-Dame-de-la-Couture
Church Notre-Dame-de-la-Couture
This belongs to the Abbey of St-Pierre
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Wilbur Wright Monument
Wilbur Wright Monument
Along with his brother Orville, Wilbur
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Cathedral of St Julien
Cathedral of St Julien
Note the superb Gothic chevet which must
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Place Saint-Michel
Place Saint-Michel
On this peaceful square at n°1 at the
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