Tag Archives: Nicolas Flamel

Une boucherie

For the first time in 500 years, the Saint-Jacques tower in Paris will be open to the public every weekend through the end of September. Over the years I’ve been coming to Paris, I’ve watched the 177 foot tower undergoing … Continue reading

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Avoir pignon sur rue

The oldest stone house in Paris, located at 51 rue de Montmorency. is in the Marais, in the 3rd Arrondissement. Built in 1407, the Maison du Haut-Pignon was owned by Nicolas Flamel, who lived from about 1330 to 1418. The bottom … Continue reading

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