The Parc Montsouris was originally the Montrouge quarry, where part of the bones from the catacombs of Paris were buried.
This English-style garden covers 40 acres. It harbors more than 1400 trees. The many students of the Cité Universitaire love to relax and play ball there.
Mon-fri 8am-5.45pm (until 9.30pm in summer),
Sat-sun 9am-5.45pm (until 9.30pm in summer).
How to get there: 2 rue Gazan 75014 Paris ;
Tram T3a Station "Cité Universitaire";
RER B Station "Cité Universitaire";
Bus lines: 21, 67, 88 and 216.