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. 


Vins & alcools
3-5 boulevard de la Madeleine, Paris, 75001

A new temple of wine in Paris: 1,500m² dedicated exclusively to wine spread over 3 floors which takes a different approach. 6,500......

A la Mère de Famille

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
33-35 rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris, 75009

À la Mère de Famille first opened in 1761. Over the years the chocolate shop/confectioners, (which also sells ice cream, cakes......


Art de vivre
38 avenue de l'Opéra, Paris, 75002

The concept of this Danish family business: products combining functionality, quality, affordability and design. On the first......

Marks & Spencer Food Haussmann

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
48 rue de la Chaussée d’Antin, Paris, 75009

Marks & Spencer opened a flagship store in Paris in 2011. Fans of the famous British brand (born in 1884!) no longer have to......

Tiffany & Co. (rue de la Paix)

6 rue de la Paix, Paris, 75002

Made famous by the film Breakfast at Tiffany's, this American jeweller awakens the Audrey Hepburn in every woman. We all dream of......


Galeries Lafayette Haussmann - 6e étage du magasin principal - 40 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, 75009

Art open to all! Integrated into a shopping centre, this concept store offers a sharp and original selection of works,......

Marché Bourse

Food markets
Place de la Bourse, Paris, 75002

This food market on Place de la Bourse, opposite the Palais Brongniart, is one of the only Parisian markets to be open in the......


152 avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris, 75008

Since 1906, Montblanc has been synonymous with excellence. The brand, whose logo is the white star, has definitely earned its......

Dessine-moi un bijou

2 rue Caumartin, Paris, 75009

At Dessine-moi un bijou, the customers come with their ideas, tastes and even sketches. They play an active role in the creation......

Fouquet - Quartier Opéra

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
36 rue Laffitte, Paris, 75009

Fouquet’s chocolate and confectionery shop, a family business founded in 1852, is one of the oldest in Paris. The company is......