Rambuteau (Paris Métro)

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Rambuteau Paris Métro
Rambuteau métro 03.jpg
Date opened 28 April 1935 (1935)
Municipality/
Arrondissement
the 4th arrondissement of Paris
Coordinates 48°51′40″N 2°21′12″E / 48.86119°N 2.35343°E / 48.86119; 2.35343Coordinates: 48°51′40″N 2°21′12″E / 48.86119°N 2.35343°E / 48.86119; 2.35343
Fare zone 1
Next stations
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
toward Châtelet
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11
List of stations of the Paris Métro
Map showing the location of the station
Map showing the location of the station
Location of the metro station

Rambuteau is a station on line 11 of the Paris Métro in the 3rd and 4th arrondissements in central Paris.

The station opened as part of the original section of the line from Châtelet to Porte des Lilas on 28 April 1935. It is named after the Rue Rambuteau, which was named after Claude-Philibert Barthelot, Comte de Rambuteau (1781 - 1869), a senior official in the former Départment of the Seine, who established the groundwork for the fundamental transformation of Paris that Haussmann carried out under the Second Empire.

Nearby are the Centre Georges Pompidou containing the Musée National d'Art Moderne, the Musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme (museum of Jewish art and history) and the Jardin Anne-Frank (garden honouring Anne Frank).

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
B1 Mezzanine to Exits/Entrances
B2
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11 toward Châtelet (Hôtel de Ville)
Northbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 11 toward Mairie des Lilas (Arts et Métiers)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

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