The Boulevard Haussmann is mostly lined with apartment blocks, whose regulated cornice height gives a pleasing eye line to the Boulevard. The department stores Galleries Lafayette and Au Printemps are sited on this street.
Places of interest:
No. 14: Headquarters of the French daily “Le Figaro”
No. 67: General Headquarters of the Corporation for the manufacture of dynamite, from 1910 until the second half of the 20th century, founded by Paul Beard and Alfred Nobel, in the year 1875
No. 107: Bas-reliefs of 1864 by Aimé Millet (1819-1891) on the front.
No. 136: Headquarters of the fictional SPECTRE in the James Bond movies.
No. 158: Musée Jacquemart-Andre.
C et A (department store) – Mon-Wed and Fri 9:30-20:00, Thu 9:30-21:00, Sat 9:30-19:30; Tel. 08 11 87 29 72