Open air libraries

Bibliotheques En Plein Air A Paris

Want to read a book on a deckchair by the water? Flemme to survey bookstores in Paris to find the book that suits you?

Don't panic, Paris Plages has everything planned: comics , novels , ... there is something for everyone in the Bassin de la Villette and in the Parc Rives de Seine in the Marais . Get out your hats and picnic, we'll take care of the rest.

La bibli feet in the water

That's good, this summer, the 50 Parisian libraries are relocating ... outdoors. Show your identity card and pick from books to consult on site, leaf through magazines and let yourself be lulled by audio reading sessions , comfortably installed in a deckchair. Between comics by Riad Sattouf , novels by Houellebecq , magazines and mooks like XXI , The Elephant or even practical batch cooking books , it's impossible not to find something that fits you to perk up your G culture for free!

Bassin de la Villette, quai de la Seine, 75019 Paris.

July 27, Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. And from August 2 to 30, Tuesday to Friday, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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Bubble outdoors

Whether you are nostalgic for your childhood or passionate about contemporary comics , the Delcourt Soleil group has concocted a selection of hundreds of titles to discover on site for free.

You can choose from: cult comics like The Legendaries , Star Wars , The Walking Dead and graphic and trendy novels by Joann Sfar or Guy Delisle . For the little ones, the bédéthèque provides coloring and comic strip creation workshops.

Bassin de la Villette, quai de la Seine, 75019 Paris.

From July 13 to August 18, 2019 from Monday to Sunday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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