Parmentier (Paris Métro)

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Parmentier
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Train at Parmentier Metro station October 2011.JPG
Location 48, av. de la République
11th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates 48°51′55″N 2°22′28″E / 48.865299°N 2.374381°E / 48.865299; 2.374381Coordinates: 48°51′55″N 2°22′28″E / 48.865299°N 2.374381°E / 48.865299; 2.374381
Owned by RATP
Operated by RATP
Other information
Fare zone 1
History
Opened 19 October 1904 (1904-10-19)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 3
toward Gallieni
Location
Parmentier is located in Paris
Parmentier
Parmentier
Location within Paris

Parmentier is a station on Paris Métro Line 3. It was opened on 19 October 1904 as part of the first section of line 3 between Père Lachaise and Villiers.

It is on the Avenue Parmentier, which is named after the administrator and scientist Antoine-Augustin Parmentier, promoter of cultivating the potato as a food source (for humans) in France and throughout Europe.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Line 3 platforms
Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 3 jms.svg toward Pont de Levallois – Bécon (République)
Eastbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 3 jms.svg toward Gallieni (Rue Saint-Maur)
Side platform, doors will open on the right


References[edit]

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.