Haussmann-Opéra, the heart of Parisian shopping

Haussmann-Saint-Lazare-Opéra: historic shopping district of Paris

Uniqlo © OTCP - Stéphanie Rivoal

The Haussmann-Saint-Lazare-Opéra district is a leading urban commercial centre, the veritable commercial heart of the capital. It is home to major department stores, and new shops regularly open here.

Founded in 1912, Galeries Lafayette showcases the latest fashion trends on it three floors, the big luxury brands, menswear departments (Lafayette Homme) and a fifth floor devoted to children. Opposite the historic building is its home decor store, Lafayette Maison, where you can buy tableware products, furniture, lights and household linen.

A few steps away, the Printemps department store also puts the accent on luxury. It has numerous accessory and upscale fashion brands: Alexander McQueen, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Red Valentino … The ground floor of Printemps menswear department is a new high-end timepiece space featuring such famous brands as Bell & Ross, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Longines, etc.

Rue Scribe also remains an important shopping street for fashionistas, with the unisex Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo, the women’s wear shop Maje and, Eric Bompard, the specialist in jumpers and clothes in cashmere.

A few steps away, the new shopping gallery at the Saint-Lazare train station, called St.Lazare Paris, houses numerous brands including Kickers shoes, Petit Bateau and Guess brands and skincare and beauty brands Lush and L’Occitane. 

Y's

Women's fashion | Men's fashion
25 rue du Louvre, Paris, 75001

Since 1971, the Japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto has created graphic collections, mixing feminine and masculine qualities. This......

Zara

Women's fashion
374 rue Saint-Honoré, Paris, 75001

At the cutting edge of trends, the Spanish brand seduces its customers by adapting catwalk trends for the high street. New female......

La Cure Gourmande

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
49 avenue de l'Opéra, Paris, 75002

Traditional French souvenirs and food gifts: biscuits, chocolates, calissons (marzipan-like confectionery), berlandises (boiled......

Cerruti 1881

Haute couture, luxury
3 place de la Madeleine, Paris, 75008

This Italian men's ready-to-wear fashion label is the epitomy of quality, style and craftsmanship. Watches, fragrances, leather......

C&A

Children's fashion | Women's fashion | Men's fashion
49 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, 75009

Clothing for men, women and children.

Drouot - Ventes aux enchères

Antiques
9 rue Drouot, Paris, 75009

You've found the oldest auction institution in the world! There are 600,000 items sold each year and 2,000 visitors per day, in 2......

Daniel Hechter

Women's fashion | Men's fashion
32 avenue de l'Opéra, Paris, 75002

This French designer is considered the inventor of sportswear. The brand's designs epitomise a nonconformist, epicurean, chic and......

Torrente

Haute couture, luxury
7 place Vendôme, Paris, 75001

This French fashion house, founded by Rose Mett in 1968, has a shop on the chic Place Vendôme. The label, an icon of Parisian......

Kenzo

Haute couture, luxury | Children's fashion | Women's fashion | Men's fashion
3 place des Victoires, Paris, 75001

In 1970, Japanese designer Kenzo Takada opened his first boutique in Paris. "Ethnic-chic" fashion was born and the luxury brand......

Yohji Yamamoto

Haute couture, luxury
25 rue du Louvre, Paris, 75001

Japanese couturier Yohji Yamamoto has been creating very graphic collections since 1971, mixing feminine and masculine codes.......