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Enfants-Rouges covered food market


Get tempted by a walk around the small Enfants-Rouges food market. Have lunch, shop or simply wander around the place. A unique atmosphere!

There are about 20 food shops in the Enfants-Rouges covered food market. This food market is open from Tuesday to Sunday in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris. All five of your senses will be stimulated in this vivid, timeless experience.

The Enfants-Rouges is the oldest covered food market of Paris. The market was named after an orphanage created in 1534. The lost children who were taken in were dressed in red.

Useful information:
39 rue de Bretagne (Paris 3ème)
Access by subway, line 8 (Filles du Calvaire)
Open from Tuesday to Sunday

  • On Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM and from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • On Fridays and Saturdays: from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM and from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • On Sundays: from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM

    Picture: © Lucien Lung