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Street art in the stations

A new work of art has been installed in the connection corridor between Auber and Opéra stations. In place of honour is Seth, a well-known figure on …

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Discover our European Heritage Days programme

Join us on September 21 and 22, 2024, to enjoy the new edition of the European Heritage Days and celebrate the 75th anniversary of the RATP…
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Metro musicians: launch of the spring auditions!

Do you want to play music on the Paris metro network and perform for an audience? Try auditioning to be a metro musician! You can enrol for…
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Metro line 8: a line and its history

On 13 July 1913, metro line 8 was commissioned, linking Beaugrenelle station (now known as Charles Michels station on metro line 10) to…
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Children’s Book Fair in Seine-Saint-Denis: a must-see!

At the end of every year, the best in European and international children's literature converges at the Salon du livre et de la presse…
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Discover the winners of the 2024 RATP Poetry Grand Prix

Discover the award-winning poems from the 10th edition of the Poetry Grand Prix, honored at the award ceremony on June 14, 2024!
Discover the Poetic Games of Paris

Discover the Poetic Games of Paris

Poetry takes over Paris all summer long for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games! From poetic slogan displays and audio broadcasts…
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Metro line 11: a line and its history

On 28 April 1935, line 11 connecting Châtelet and Porte des Lilas stations was commissioned. Let's delve into its history!

Metro line 4: a line and its history

On 21 April 1908, metro line 4 opened to the public between Porte de Clignancourt and Châtelet stations. Here is its story. 
Discover the exhibition-performance "Artificial Dreams" at the Grand Palais Immersif

Discover the exhibition-performance "Artificial Dreams" at the Grand Palais Immersif

You too can dream while awake with the nocturnal exhibition-performance "Artificial Dreams" at the Grand Palais Immersif. From May 16 to…
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Behind-the-scenes

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Abandoned luggage? The dog squad will step in!

You may already have come across an explosive detection dog and its handler in your RER line A station. This squad is constantly watching…
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"Un métro + beau" : The metro stations modernization program

A new phase of modernization and renovation of the Paris Metro spaces has been underway since 1998: here’s everything you need to know…
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Not too hot, not too cold: how can we maintain the right temperature for public transport?

Every day, we have to solve a complex equation: how to provide the best possible climate comfort for all our passengers while reducing…
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Tramway T8: works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Tram Line T8.

Metro line 5: works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Metro Line 5.
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Tramway T6: works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Tram Line T6.
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Metro line 8 : works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Metro Line 8.
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Metro line 11: works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Metro Line 11.
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Tramway T3b: works and closures

As part of the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, station closures are planned on Tram Line T3b.
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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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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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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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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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