Jardin Catherine-Labouré

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Jardin Catherine-Labouré in October

The Jardin Catherine-Labouré is a park of about 7,000 square metres in Paris's Seventh Arrondissement, on Rue Babylone.[1] This garden with grapevines and ornamental berries was the potager of the convent of the Daughters of Charity since 1633 and has been open to the public since 1977.[2][3] There is a community garden along with an arbor-covered pathway.


  1. ^ Dumond, Martine (2006-05-10). "Le charme discret d'un jardin de couvent: Jardin Catherine-Labouré". Paris: 100 Jardins insolites. Le guide (in French). Christine Bonneton. p. 62. ISBN 978-2-86253-380-3. 
  2. ^ Auzias, Dominique; Aude Gorius; Benoît Le Floc'h (2006). "Jardin Catherine-Labouré". Le Petit Futé Ile-de-France Paris et ses environs (in French). Petit Futé. p. 174. ISBN 978-2-7469-1503-9. 
  3. ^ Napias, Jean-Christophe; Christophe Lefébure (2007). "Jardin Catherine-Labouré". Quiet Corners of Paris. Translated by David Downie. Little Bookroom. ISBN 978-1-892145-50-5. 

External links[edit]

  • [1]; The New York Times, 29 June 2008.
  • [2]; Paris.7.evous.

Coordinates: 48°51′06″N 2°19′13″E / 48.85167°N 2.32028°E / 48.85167; 2.32028