Massy tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Catacombs at 12 km from Massy

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Massy is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Massy in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 12 km and Versailles Palace at 14 km.

Massy, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 12 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

For a different side of Paris, explore the ancient catacombs in tunnels...

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 14 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 14 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most...

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National Monument at 14 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on...

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 14 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary monument, it is...

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is...

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Church at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important...

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National Monument at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important...

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at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the Louvre contains countless...

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight...

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the...

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at 16 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the...

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Markets in and near Massy

Market days in Massy: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Massy: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Palaiseau: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Antony: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Igny: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Chatenay-Malabry: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Chilly-Mazarin: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Longjumeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Fresnes: market Sunday (5km)
  • Bievres: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Bourg-la-Reine: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)

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Tourist attractions near Massy, France

What to do at Massy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Massy.


  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (14km)
  • Cinéaqua (15km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (15km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (12km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (14km)
  • Rodin Museum (14km)
  • Eiffel Tower (14km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (15km)
  • Pont-Neuf (15km)
  • Orsay Museum (15km)
  • Palais Bourbon (15km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (15km)
  • The Louvre (15km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (15km)
  • Place de la Bastille (15km)
  • Grand Palais (15km)
  • Petit Palais (15km)
  • Place de la Concorde (15km)
  • Place des Vosges (16km)
  • Champs-Elysees (16km)
  • Saint-Eustache (16km)
  • Palais Royal (16km)
  • Place Vendome (16km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (16km)
  • Paris Opera (16km)
  • Parc Monceau (17km)
  • Montmartre (18km)
  • Montmartre district (18km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (18km)
  • Parc de la Villette (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (15km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (15km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (15km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (15km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (22km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (25km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (27km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (34km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (35km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (39km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Maison de Chateaubriand (5km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (5km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (11km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (13km)
  • Parc de Versailles (14km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (14km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (16km)
  • Parc de Courson (17km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (17km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (19km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (23km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (24km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (28km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (33km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (35km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (37km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (38km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (48km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (18km)
  • Murs à pêches (20km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (25km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (29km)
  • Château de Sauvage (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (30km)
  • Etampes (34km)
  • Rambouillet (34km)
  • Pontoise (38km)
  • Meaux (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Plessis-Robinson (6km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (9km)
  • Meudon (9km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (14km)
  • Creteil (15km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (18km)
  • Levallois-Perret (18km)
  • Courbevoie (18km)
  • Le Vesinet (21km)
  • Gagny (26km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (27km)
  • Livry-Gargan (29km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (29km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (34km)
  • Melun (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (14km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (16km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (16km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (38km)

Geography and distances

Massy is in the Paris region of France at 17 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Massy is 15 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Massy

Canton: Massy

Arrondissement: Palaiseau

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91300

Distance to Massy

from Evry (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 15 km

from Calais: 249 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Massy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antony, Bievres, Bourg-la-Reine, Champlan, Chatenay-Malabry, Chevilly-Larue, Chilly-Mazarin, Fresnes, Igny, Le Plessis-Robinson, Longjumeau, Morangis, Palaiseau, Rungis, Saulx-les-Chartreux, Sceaux, Vauhallan, Verrieres-le-Buisson, Villebon-sur-Yvette, Villejust and Wissous.

This page in French: Visiter Massy