We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“I love it”
Review of Parc de Sceaux

Parc de Sceaux
Ranked #1 of 12 things to do in Sceaux
Certificate of Excellence
Attraction details
Paris, France
Level Contributor
32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“I love it”
Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

We live near the parc (a 10 mins walk) and I love it, its very relaxing and huge, with lots of open and closed areas (with trees). Even on Sundays it doesnt feel crowdy, and there are always places to discover between the trees. Its perfect for jogginng and biking, and for families with kids. And when U you're there, you will forget that you are in a busy city like Paris.
Its near the RER B station of the same name "parc de sceaux".
We never visited the chateau, so I am not sure what to find inside, but there is a museum I think.

1 Thank narasoleil
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

522 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
2,492 reviews
1,387 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,312 helpful votes
“Lovely gardens,opera and chateau...and the museum that is a corker”
Reviewed 10 March 2014

There are many reasons why we visit suburbs,parks being an object of discovery en-route. The significance of this area is simple ... its close to Paris-Orly airport,it has a railway station bearing same name and is home to the National Theatre des Gemeaux.
We came to sample the open-air opera at the end of June and to enjoy the Chateau de Sceaux,a grand country house which fields a museum of local history and contains one of the largest collection of the Painters of Paris group.
Lovely grounds to amble through,day-dream with long avenues ,stunning lakes and the beautiful chateau.

Visited July 2013
1 Thank Eli B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Level Contributor
105 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Fantastic Park”
Reviewed 4 April 2013

This is a great day out for families, joggers, couples, cyclists and people with dogs so covers all bases. We visited with my brothers family including a 5 & 3 year old and both our dogs as they live about an hour away. The park is massive with lots of different routes to take, stunning views down the long avenues and lots of lakes as well as the chateau. There are some excellent areas set aside for dogs to be let off their leads with lots of logs for them to climb over and they stretch the whole way down the avenue. My niece and nephew had great fun climbing trees and running around the whole area. I would definitely recommend this park to everyone visiting this area.

Visited March 2013
1 Thank BumblesF
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“worth the visit”
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This is a truly wonderful park. In the spring or summer it is a delight to walk around but it is very big and when you think you have been all around it..you haven't. Don't miss this park.

Visited January 2013
Thank Susan A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Level Contributor
138 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
“Good place”
Reviewed 10 May 2012

This is a big place to walk, calm and if you want you can go out to drink in a bar. Thats right. Walking drinking a fresh drink. If you want relax this is a choice to have not loose. You can reach it directly with the RER (train) and stop to Sceaux Park. If you do not like to walk do not use this RER stop. It isn't for you.

Visited May 2012
Thank dilanste
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Parc de Sceaux also viewed

Sceaux, Hauts-de-Seine
Chatenay-Malabry, Hauts-de-Seine
Villejuif, Val-de-Marne

Been to Parc de Sceaux? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing