About: Latin Quarter - Panthéon
The 5th arrondissement of Paris is located on the left bank of the Seine River and is the oldest neighborhood in Paris with a rich history dating back to Roman times. The 5th arrondissement is widely known as the Latin Quarter and is one of the most important educational centers in all of France.
The 5th arrondissement, being a center of education, hosts some of France's most prominent schools and universities including: the Sorbonne, ESPCI, École Normale Supérieure, the Collège de France and several more. In addition the Latin Quarter is home to several museums and cultural institutions including Institut du Monde Arabe, Jardin des Plantes (Botanical gardens), Musée Curie, the Panthéon and more.
In addition to all of the sites in the Latin Quarter, some of Paris' major shopping and dining streets including Boulevard Saint - Germain and Boulevard Saint - Michel traverse the 5th arrondissement, making it easy to find whatever you might be looking for right in the neighborhood.
The 5th arrondissement is certainly one of Paris' most historic areas. With its roots dating back to Roman times, the neighborhood has built up over 2000 years of history. The vibrancy of the neighborhood makes the 5th arrondissement / Latin Quarter one of the most popular areas in Paris to choose a vacation rental apartment.
Neighborhoods > Paris
1st Le Louvre - Les Halles - Châtelet
2nd Bourse - Sentier - Montorgueil
3rd Le Marais
4th Le Marais - Notre Dame - Hôtel de Ville
5th Latin Quarter - Panthéon
6th Saint Germain - Luxembourg - Saint Michel
7th Eiffel Tower - Champ de Mars - Les Invalides
8th Champs Élysées - Gare Saint Lazare
9th Opéra - Grands Boulevards - Clichy
10th Canal Saint Martin - Gare du Nord - Gare de l'Est
11th Bastille - République
12th Bercy - Gare de Lyon - Nation
13th Gobelins - Gare d'Austerlitz - Place d'Italie
14th Montparnasse - Alésia
15th Gare Montparnasse - Grenelle - Parc des Expositions
16th Trocadéro - Auteuil - Passy
17th Batignolles - Ternes
18th Montmartre - Sacré Coeur
19th La Villette - Buttes Chaumont
20th Belleville - Père Lachaise