Place Vendôme is one of the most renowned shopping venues in Paris. The famous square (actually an octagon) was laid out in 1702 in the reign of Louis XIV. It is an imposing space, as famous for its architecture as its shopping. With its grand boulevards, historic street lights and classical facades it is one of the city’s most glamorous areas.
The exclusivity associated with the square has secured place Vendôme’s reputation for style. Arrayed with some of the world’s top watch and jewellery brands, it is an ideal place to shop for established French brands and for international names. From haute jewellers such as Van Cleef & Arpels, Piaget and Chanel to French ready-to-wear brands like Louis Vuitton and Charvet, place Vendôme offers an unmissable shopping experience in Paris.