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Due to work on the high-speed line in The Netherlands, trains will not stop at the Schiphol station.

The Schiphol station can only be reached by local trains departing from Rotterdam. To reach Paris, Brussels or Antwerp, you must purchase a ticket from Rotterdam. Print then your travel confirmation to travel free between Rotterdam and Schiphol. This will be your ticket.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Thalys International Team

Select Rotterdam station

Due to work on the high-speed line in The Netherlands, trains will not stop at the Schiphol station.

The Schiphol station can only be reached by local trains departing from Rotterdam. To reach Schiphol, you must then purchase a ticket to Rotterdam. Print then your travel confirmation to travel free between Rotterdam and Schiphol. This will be your ticket.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Thalys International Team

Select Rotterdam station

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Galeries Lafayette Haussmann
40 boulevard Haussmann
Paris

www.galerieslafayette.com


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Why not combine a cultural outing and shopping beneath the signature dome of the Galeries Lafayette built in 1912 by the architect Ferdinand Chanut and the master glassworker Jacques Gruber. An exceptional programme celebrates the 100th anniversary of this grand old lady who still looks as young as ever.

Shopping is one big party


Shopping, what a show! The department stores compete to outdo one another with their lights and animated figures in their enchanted window-displays, to the delight of young and old. It’s a tradition.

Delicate web


This year the Galeries Lafayette decided to make their magnificent dome even more spectacular, as it is for exactly 100 years that it has crowned the temple of the global Shopper. Yann Kersalé weaves a delicate web of vibrant lights on the outside, which reflect the pulsing activity indoors. In the gallery on the first floor, Rem Koolhas has installed an architectural (of course) retrospective of the creative activity of the department store ever since the imposing challenge of constructing the dome.

Shopping and Culture


Each year the Galeries Lafayette renew their commitment to sponsoring contemporary art (just take a look at the Espace Lafayette during FIAC in October) and fashion, particularly in Hyères at the Villa Noailles. Nowadays they resolutely embody the new Merchants of the Temple, part idol-worshippers, part true-believers, but above all, in the free exchange.

Copyright : Galeries Lafayette and Yann Kersalé

Steve, 49 ENTREPRENEUR

Comfortable in working-class neighbourhoods and the tonier areas of Paris, I never get tired of rediscovering this timeless city. The Sex Pistols set the pace when I was younger. New technologies fill my working days now. My little extra: discovering fine eating spots around the capital for romantic dinners!

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10% discount on your purchases upon presentation of your Galeries Lafayette e-coupon joined with identity document at the Welcome Desk, ground floor, main building.

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