The Carreau du Temple, heart of the Marais

The stores around the Carreau du Temple in the Marais are keeping the neighborhood’s artisan traditions and food-store heritage alive. After centuries of power and decadence, over the last fifty years the Marais has been eager to restore its past glories. Back in favor, the neighborhood has become a magnet for the intrepid, trippers and trendy stores. By Viviane Blassel and Dominique Millérioux. Photos: Stéphanie Slama

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