Vintage Paris and Flea Market in St Ouen: Put your guidebook away and join an English speaking guide that knows vintage Paris inside out. They will lead you on a walking tour to many of the secret corners of the amazing Puces de St. Ouen, the most vibrant and immense flea market in Paris.
Your eyes will pop wide open and your shopping heart will beat faster when you see what’s on offer. Different areas have different themes, from decorative furniture, antique textiles, paintings, ceramics, glassware, lighting, prints, maps, vintage clothing, jewelry, bags…The list just goes on and on.
When you’ve spotted that must-have item, your guide will help negotiate on price and any details if the items need to be packed and exported. You'll also learn the history of the market. And to revive you after a hectic rummage around the hundreds of stalls, the visit includes a hot chocolate, coffee, or infusion at the famous cabaret café Chez Louisette, where an Edith Piaf style singer and accordion player recreate the atmosphere of retro Paris.
Meeting/pick-up point: In front of the famous fast food hamburger restaurant, 79 boulevard Ornano, Paris. Metro Porte de Clignancourt.
Duration: 3 hours.
Start/opening time: On Saturday and Sunday at 2pm. On Monday at 1pm.
Others: The tour includes coffee and tea.