World’s Most Spectacular Department Stores
Interior of Le Bon Marche department store with large chandelier.
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World’s Most Spectacular Department Stores

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Department stores aren’t just for shopping. They’re also emporiums bursting with culture, where the worlds of architecture, history, fashion, and cuisine collide.

Le Bon Marché: Paris

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Le Bon Marché is a temple of classic and contemporary design. Built in 1852 by Gustave Eiffel—the architect behind Paris’ defining monument, which shares his surname—the store features an Art Deco glass ceiling and sleek escalators that whisk shoppers between its four floors. When not perusing the beauty, fashion, furniture, and children’s sections, customers can snack on culinary delights from croissants to camembert at the famed food hall, Le Grande Épicerie de Paris. 

Interior of Le Bon Marche department store with large chandelier.

World’s Most Spectacular Department Stores

Le Bon Marché: Paris

Le Bon Marché is a temple of classic and contemporary design. Built in 1852 by Gustave Eiffel—the architect behind Paris’ defining monument, which shares his surname—the store features an Art Deco glass ceiling and sleek escalators that whisk shoppers between its four floors. When not perusing the beauty, fashion, furniture, and children’s sections, customers can snack on culinary delights from croissants to camembert at the famed food hall, Le Grande Épicerie de Paris. 

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