Sceaux tourism and travel guide

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Sceaux is situated in the department and region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 7 km and Jardin du Luxembourg at 8 km.

Sceaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 8 km (direction 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 9 km (direction 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 9 km (direction 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 9 km (direction 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 9 km (direction 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 9 km (direction north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 10 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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at 10 km (direction north-east), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 10 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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River Seine

River Seine

at 10 km (direction north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 10 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 10 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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at 10 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Champs-Elsées, often called the most beautiful avenue in the world, is...

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Markets in and near Sceaux

  • Fontenay-Aux-Roses: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (1km)
  • Chatenay-Malabry: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Bagneux: market Sunday (2km)
  • Bourg-la-Reine: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Chatillon: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (2km)
  • Antony: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Clamart: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (3km)
  • Fresnes: market Sunday (3km)
  • Cachan: market Saturday (4km)
  • Issy-les-Moulineaux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & (5km)

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Tourist attractions near Sceaux, France

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


  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (8km)
  • Cinéaqua (9km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (11km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (7km)
  • Rodin Museum (9km)
  • Eiffel Tower (9km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (9km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (9km)
  • Orsay Museum (9km)
  • Pont-Neuf (9km)
  • Palais Bourbon (9km)
  • The Louvre (10km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (10km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (10km)
  • Grand Palais (10km)
  • Petit Palais (10km)
  • Place de la Concorde (10km)
  • Champs-Elysees (10km)
  • Place de la Bastille (10km)
  • Palais Royal (10km)
  • Saint-Eustache (10km)
  • Place des Vosges (10km)
  • Place Vendome (10km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (10km)
  • Paris Opera (11km)
  • Parc Monceau (11km)
  • Montmartre (13km)
  • Montmartre district (13km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (13km)
  • Parc de la Villette (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (26km)
  • Gatinais Francais (44km)
  • Vexin Francais (46km)
  • Oise-Pays de France (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (9km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (10km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (10km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (10km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (12km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (16km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (16km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (19km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (25km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (34km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (38km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (39km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (1km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (2km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (9km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (10km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (13km)
  • Parc de Versailles (13km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (14km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (16km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (19km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (22km)
  • Parc de Courson (22km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (25km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (30km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (34km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (37km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (38km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (39km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (40km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (42km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (52km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (58km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (16km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (21km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (28km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (33km)
  • Château de Sauvage (46km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (46km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (26km)
  • Pontoise (33km)
  • Rambouillet (37km)
  • Etampes (39km)
  • Meaux (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Plessis-Robinson (2km)
  • Meudon (5km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (8km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (11km)
  • Levallois-Perret (13km)
  • Courbevoie (13km)
  • Creteil (13km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (14km)
  • Le Vesinet (17km)
  • Gagny (22km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (22km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (23km)
  • Livry-Gargan (24km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (37km)
  • Melun (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (9km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (11km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (11km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (37km)

Geography and distances

Sceaux is in the of France at 5428 kilometres from , the department capital (general information: Sceaux is 10 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sceaux

Canton: Sceaux

Arrondissement: Antony



Postcode: 92330

Distance to Sceaux

from (prefecture): 5428 km

from Paris: 10 km

from Calais: 243 km

from Nice: 682 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 401 km

Getting here

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

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antony, Arcueil, Bagneux, Bievres, Bourg-la-Reine, Cachan, Chatenay-Malabry, Chatillon, Chevilly-Larue, Clamart, Fontenay-Aux-Roses, Fresnes, Gentilly, Igny, Issy-les-Moulineaux, Le Kremlin-Bicetre, Le Plessis-Robinson, Malakoff, Massy, Meudon, Montrouge, Rungis, Sevres, Vanves, Verrieres-le-Buisson, Villejuif and Wissous.

This page in French: Visiter Sceaux


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