Maraîchers (Paris Métro)

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Maraîchers
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Paris-Metro-maraichers1.jpg
Location 20th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates 48°51′10″N 2°24′25″E / 48.852851°N 2.40699°E / 48.852851; 2.40699Coordinates: 48°51′10″N 2°24′25″E / 48.852851°N 2.40699°E / 48.852851; 2.40699
Owned by RATP
Operated by RATP
Other information
Fare zone 1
History
Opened 10 December 1933 (1933-12-10)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 9
Location
Maraîchers is located in Paris
Maraîchers
Maraîchers
Location within Paris

Maraîchers is a station of the Paris Métro, on the Rue des Maraîchers. The station was opened on 10 December 1933 with the extension of the line from Richelieu - Drouot to Porte de Montreuil. The name of the street, Rue des Maraîchers is French for "street of the market-gardeners". Until the 20th century the hills of Belleville and Montreuil were cultivated by many market-gardeners, whose most famous products were the "peaches of Montreuil".

Station layout[edit]

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Line 9 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 9 jms.svg toward Pont de Sèvres (Buzenval)
Eastbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 9 jms.svg toward Mairie de Montreuil (Porte de Montreuil)
Side platform, doors will open on the right