Behind the legendary name and unavoidable shops, the Haussmann Paris Committee takes action to bring even more life to the district.
Following the example set by Macy’s, in New York, the Grands Magasins put up special decorations in their windows for the Christmas holidays, and have been doing so since the beginning of the 20th century. And in 2019 more than ever, people come from all over to admire them.
The Haussmann Paris Committee is the association where the major businesses located around the famous Haussmann boulevard come together. They put forward a common vision of their district and cooperate to keep making it an unavoidable part of Paris.Learn more
The Committee’s actions, the shops’ agenda, stories from our heritage or people who liven up the district today… The heart of the Haussmann district beats here.
Haussmann Paris smartens up its territory
By inaugurating bollards and barriers bearing the “Haussmann Paris” logo all over the neighborhood, the Haussmann Paris committee freshens itself up and asserts itself for all of its visitors.
Strawberries and sensors on the roof : Haussmann’s “Jardin Perché”
A few feet away from the Haussmann Boulevard’s hubbub, on the roof of the Galeries Lafayette, a startup called Sous les Fraises has set up a responsible garden where fruit, vegetables and plants grow. A story of green, a story of coming together.
A word from Delphine Bürkli, Mayor of Paris’s 9th arrondissement
Since her parents used to run a restaurant rue Saint Georges, a few blocks away from the Haussmann Boulevard, Delphine Bürkli knows the neighborhood like few others. Mayor of Paris’s 9th arrondissement since 2014, she gladly pays tribute to its energy and drive.