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Le Passe-Muraille

Place Marcel Ayme | intersection rue Norvins / rue Girardon, 75018 Paris, France
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Hidden treasure

This is the second time I visited this statue and was not disappointed. My daughter was with me and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christine N
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Sewell, New Jersey
via mobile
Just One sculpture

I mean the sculpture is ok I guess its nice and interesting and also unconventional, I get it, and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
travellistics
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Monterrey, Mexico
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Place Marcel Ayme | intersection rue Norvins / rue Girardon, 75018 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I visited this statue and was not disappointed. My daughter was with me and got a kick out of having me video her running to do a high five. We still are giggling over the video. If you are in...More

Thank Christine N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I mean the sculpture is ok I guess its nice and interesting and also unconventional, I get it, and I do love art, but you have to climb lots and lots of stairs and uphill streets to get there and it is just a sculpture,...More

Thank travellistics
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Fun street art in a wonderful neighborhood. Come and take a photo, but do a long walk through this area hopefully with some guide to the interesting buildings along the way. History and architecture.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 16 October 2016

This sculpture is a tribute to a short story by Marcel Ayme, after whom the plaza is named. In fact his face is on the larger-than-life sculpture, by his friend Jean Marais. A civil servant in Montmartre has the incredible ability to traverse walls due...More

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

I guess it would be fun for kids to see but it's nothing more than another statue in a wall. I would not do the detour just for that again.

Thank Jetrotteleglobe
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Montmartre is a treasure trove of non touristy things to do and this is one of them. You can be sure that there won't be a crowd here although finding this place without a map is almost impossible.

Thank two5kid
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I specifically went to visit it while I was in Paris, as it was an interesting art - a fictitious man who could walk through wall. I spent a good 5-10 minutes taking photo with the man, holding his left hand and hope to help...More

Thank Miss_K_Ng
Reviewed 16 March 2016

It is indeed an interesting sculpture and it is a while that I wanted to visit and so I did in our last visit in Paris. It is situated nearby Avenue Junot, which is parallel to Rue Lepic. At the time of our visit, we...More

Thank ilGrec0
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I love this sculpture, I've never looked for it, I just always seem to come upon it and am constantly amazed at how clever it is..

Thank karen m
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Interesting sculpture by Jean Marais near one of the well known mills of Montmartre - Le Moulin de la Galette. Don't miss this place during your stroll in the area.

Thank David P
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Montmartre
Montmartre is a bustling mix of cultures, colours, and
styles which changes from one street to another. Ride
the funicular (or, for a real workout, climb the
steps) to the sublime Sacré-Coeur (Basilica of the
Sacred Heart) with its inspiring view of the city. The
church is surrounded by provincial streets and piano
bars where tourists, artists, and street entertainers
thrive. At the foot of the hill, Boulevard de Clichy
...More
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