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French Transit > Paris > Metro

Bastille
Year Opened

1900

Lines Served

Right-of-Way Line 1: open cut,
Line 5/12: subway
Platform Layout 3 seperate stations for the 3 lines each with side platforms.
Points of Interest Bastille Circle, Opera House
Click on any image to enlarge.

Line 1 Trains passing on the tight curve (3/18/09) Line 1 La Defense bound train arriving (3/18/09)
Line 1 La Defense bound train departing. (3/18/09) Line 1 The station is below grade, but the windows look over the canal below. (3/18/09)
Line 5 train departing (3/18/09) Classic Street entrance with Bastille column (which doe NOT commemorate Bastille Day) base in the background. (3/18/09)
The back view of the street entrance (3/18/09)  
Line 8 Train arriving (3/18/09) Line 8 station platform (3/18/09)
Modern Metro entrance logo (3/18/09) Classic Metro entrance logo (3/18/09)

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