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Metro line 14: closures in 2021

Service will be suspended on Line 14 from 5 September to 28 December, on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday evenings.

Out and about

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RATP welcomes Art Explora

From 3 to 9 November, RATP, a partner of the Art Explora Foundation and Expo 2020 Dubai, will be welcoming the ‘Autres Habitants’ (Other…
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RATP invites Vivian Maier

To accompany you on your journey, we are taking you on a trip to the heart of 1950s New York and Chicago through Vivian Mayer’s gorgeous…
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“Botticelli: artist and designer”, at the Jacquemart-André museum

Until 24 January 2022, the Jacquemart-André museum celebrates the creative genius of Sandro Botticelli by exhibiting approximately forty…
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A makeover for Saint-Germain-des-Prés station

Discover the new cultural installation at Saint-Germain-des-Prés station on metro line 4. The event shines the spotlight on the…
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Poems on the theme of childhood

Enjoy childhood-themed poems while travelling on our metro and RER lines until November!
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Discover our four running trails

Do you like running, walking or simply rediscovering your Paris neighborhood? Discover Do you like running, walking or simply rediscovering…
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Everyone fit, every day!

30 minutes: the length of daily physical activity recommended by the World Health Organization, but also the average length of a journey on…
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Send us your best RATP heritage photos

Share your best RATP heritage photo on Instagram for a chance to win!
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Discover our European Heritage Days program

The 38th edition of the European Heritage Days will take place on 18 and 19 September 2021. We’re offering a fun journey across the network…
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Behind-the-scenes

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RATP takes part in European Mobility Week

European Mobility Week (EMW) is set to take place from 16 to 22 September 2021 and RATP will participate in many activities, some of which…
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Do you know how Paris metro signposts have evolved?

RATP metro stations have very different signposts, some of which are quite unique!  They are used throughout the network to indicate…
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A day with Manuel, bus depot site manager

Originally a maintenance mechanic, Manuel is now site manager at the Les Lilas bus depot. Discover his daily life.
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Did you know about unusual metro entrances ?

The station entrances designed by Hector Guimard in the early 20th century are emblematic of the Paris metro. But his cast iron fences and…
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Metro line 14: closures in 2021

Service will be suspended on Line 14 from 5 September to 28 December, on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday evenings.
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Did you know about Guimard station entrances?

Up to 167 Guimard-style station entrances were installed on the Parisian metro network throughout its history. Overview.  
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A day with Sylvie, passenger information manager on tram line T2

Pay attention next time you find yourself on tram line T2 platforms, you might hear Sylvie speaking as the line’s passenger information…
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Did you know about the competition between CMP and Nord-Sud?

The Parisian metro was first operated by the CMP company (Compagnie du chemin de fer métropolitain de Paris - Paris metropolitan railway…
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A day with Rachid, track gauge and geometry surveyor

Did you know that special attention is paid to tracks at RATP? Meet Rachid, track gauge and geometry surveyor. A profession dedicated to…
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On-board reading

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Enjoy a very ‘musical’ end-of-year holiday with La Chorale du métro!

We have brought together a very unique "choir", made up of several metro musicians (Musiciens du Métro) to wish you a happy holiday season.
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Discover our heritage

For more than a century the history of public transport has been woven into the historical tapestry of the Paris region and its inhabitants…
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RATP STORIES: listen to stories about the jewels of our heritage on each of our lines!

Carrelage blanc, Jules Verne, Station fantôme, VGE, 1ère classe... on vous livre nos secrets et nos anecdotes !
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Rock yourself with our Soundcloud account

Discover RATP’s sound universe! Announcements, jingles, poems and music… it’s never too late to discover the web’s most eclectic…
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