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. 

Biscuiterie la Mère Poulard

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
19 avenue de l'Opéra, Paris, 75001

In this shop, both young and old foodies will find traditional biscuits and a range of high-quality products created using the......

& Other Stories

Footwear | Cosmetics, perfume | Leatherwear and other bags | Women's fashion
277 rue Saint-Honoré, Paris, 75008

The first Parisian ready-to-wear shop of & Other Stories, of the Swedish group H&M, is situated on rue Saint-Honoré. Clothing,......

EXKi Chaussée d'Antin

Concept stores, multi-brands
22 rue de la Chaussée d'Antin, Paris, 75009

La Maison Vélib'EXKi is a concept store not far from the Opéra Garnier and the department stores (Galeries Lafayette and......

L'Arbre à Café

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
10 rue du Nil, Paris, 75002

The 'Arbre à Café', located at the heart of the Sentier district, is more than a shop. It's the story of a coffee enthusiast,......

Grey Paris - Duty free shop

Jewellery | Cosmetics, perfume | Leatherwear and other bags
20 avenue de l'Opéra, Paris, 75001

Located in the centre of Paris, between the Louvre and the opera house, the Parfumerie du Louvre Grey is a duty-free shop......

L'éclair de génie - La Fabrique

Gastronomy (caterers, confectioners, etc.)
32 rue Notre-Dame des Victoires, Paris, 75002

The pastry chef Christophe Adam has reinvented a dessert favoured by the French, not to mention his work with chocolate truffles.......


7 rue de la Paix, Paris, 75002

The Swiss brand of luxury jewellery and watches, founded in 1874, has its largest store in the world in Paris. This 510m² shop is......

Élysée boutique officielle

Art de vivre | Souvenirs/toys | Accessories
Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann - 35 et 40 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, 75009

From November 8, 2019, and for the whole holiday season, the products of the Elysee are available in the main store (6th floor)......