Tuileries (Paris Métro)

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Tuileries
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Metro tuileries2.jpg
Location206, rue de Rivoli
210, rue de Rivoli
1st arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°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
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened19 July 1900 (1900-07-19)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
toward La Défense
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 1
Location
Tuileries is located in Paris
Tuileries
Tuileries
Location within Paris

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.

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