Temple (Paris Métro)

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Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Temple Metro, Paris.jpg
LocationRue du Temple × Rue Turbigo
3rd arrondissement of Paris
Coordinates48°51′59″N 2°21′38″E / 48.866488°N 2.360595°E / 48.866488; 2.360595Coordinates: 48°51′59″N 2°21′38″E / 48.866488°N 2.360595°E / 48.866488; 2.360595
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
Opened19 October 1904 (1904-10-19)
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 3
toward Gallieni
Temple is located in Paris
Location within Paris

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

It is named after The Temple, a long-demolished Templar fortification that once stood in the square named after it. It is the only Paris Metro station to share its name with a station on the London Underground.

Station layout[edit]

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Platform level Side platform, doors will open on the right
Westbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 3 jms.svg toward Pont de Levallois – Bécon (Arts et Métiers)
Eastbound Metro-M.svg Paris m 3 jms.svg toward Gallieni (République)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

Nearby attractions[edit]


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