Tuileries (Paris Métro)

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Tuileries Paris Métro
Metro tuileries2.jpg
Date opened 19 July 1900 (1900)
Accesses 206, rue de Rivoli
210, rue de Rivoli
Municipality/
Arrondissement
the 1st arrondissement of Paris
Coordinates 48°51′52″N 2°19′47″E / 48.864531°N 2.329617°E / 48.864531; 2.329617Coordinates: 48°51′52″N 2°19′47″E / 48.864531°N 2.329617°E / 48.864531; 2.329617
Fare zone 1
Next stations
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
toward La Défense
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 1
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

Tuileries (French pronunciation: ​[tɥilʁi], lit. tile factories) is a station on Paris Métro Line 1, situated in the 1st arrondissement of Paris.

Location[edit]

Like most stations on Line 1, Tuileries station lies on an east-west axis (l'axe historique) from La Défense in the west to Vincennes in the east. Specifically, it is located underneath Rue de Rivoli near the Jardin des Tuileries, for which the station is named.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level
B1 Connecting level
Line 1 platforms
Side platform with PSDs, doors will open on the right
Westbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 1 toward La Défense – Grande Arche (Concorde)
Eastbound Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 1 toward Château de Vincennes (Palais Royal – Musée du Louvre)
Side platform with PSDs, doors will open on the right

In popular culture[edit]

It was the ostensible setting of one portion of the film Paris, je t'aime in which an American tourist (Steve Buscemi) waiting at the station becomes involved in the conflict between a young couple. In fact, the scene was filmed at the closed Porte des Lilas—Cinema metro station.

Gallery[edit]