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Boulevards of Paris

How was the modern city invented? Join our historian-led walking tour of Paris that traces the work of Baron von Haussmann and the making of modern Paris, from its covered passageways to les Grands Boulevards.

Paris History

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Paris Culinary Experiences

Nothing can top French food and wine with our expert guides. Our abundant food and wine tours show you the inside story of French gastronomic traditions from baguettes and brie to macarons and the intriguing history of the Belly of Paris.

Food and Wine

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The Louvre: An Immense Collection, in Manageable Pieces

Our guided Louvre tours are organized into a variety of art history seminars. These 3-4 hour walks provide the depth of understanding needed to appreciate the collections in this great museum. Way beyond the average tour, our five in-depth walking seminars, led by art historians, explore the art, history, and legacy of the Louvre. You can choose between going with a private guide or as part of our small groups. Read our guide on how to visit the Louvre to help in your trip planning.

Louvre Tours

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Excursions, Ile de France & Beyond

What to do when you've had enough of Paris (at least for a day)? Context has pulled together several seamless itineraries to take you into the region around Paris and beyond. Always under the intellectual supervision of your docent, you can add in transportation or make your own way to these beautiful, historic giants. In the photo above, our WWII historian points out remains of the artificial harbor in Arromanches, Normandy.