Galeries Lafayette on Boulevard Haussmann

The Galeries Lafayette is an upmarket French department store chain, the biggest in Europe. Its flagship store is on Boulevard Haussmann in the 9th arrondissement of Paris (France) but it now operates a number of locations in France and other countries. In 2019, Galeries Lafayette recorded earnings of over five billion euros. It is a part of the company Groupe Galeries Lafayette and has been a member of the International Association of department stores since 1960.

The flagship store, is located on Boulevard Haussmann in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, near Opera Garnier, at the corner of Rue La Fayette, close to Chaussée d’Antin – La Fayette Paris Métro station. It is a 70,000 m2 (750,000 sq ft) fashion flagship store.

Ferdinand Chanut designed the store’s 43-metre (141 ft) high Neo Byzantine dome. This store’s inauguration ceremony took place in October 1912.

In 1932, the store was renovated with an Art Déco style by an architect named Pierre Patou.

A wide range of brands are available at the store to suit all budgets, from ready to wear to haute couture. The architecture of the store is art nouveau, with a remarkable dome and a panoramic view of Paris that has made it a tourist attraction of the French capital city. Galeries Lafayette in Paris hosts a popular weekly fashion show for visitors.

Cafés, bars and restaurants are located in the store for drinks and meals.

The rooftop has a bar, restaurant and terrace with a panoramic view of Paris and its monuments including the Eiffel Tower, the Montparnasse Tower, Les Invalides, and Opera Garnier.

Service options: In-store shopping · In-store pick-up · Delivery

Address: 40 Bd Haussmann, 75009 Paris, France.


Monday 10 AM–8:30 PM
Tuesday 10 AM–8:30 PM
Wednesday 10 AM–8:30 PM
Thursday 10 AM–8:30 PM
Friday 10 AM–8:30 PM
Saturday 11 AM–8 PM
Sunday 11 AM–8 PM

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