Places of Interest nearby
Number of texts: 1
The Quartier latin got its name from the Latin language, which, as the international language of learning in the Middle Ages, was once widely spoken in and around the University which is located in this area. This area is also home to the école Normale Supérieure, the école des Mines de Paris (a ParisTech institute), the Schola Cantorum, and the Jussieu university campus.
Linked characteristics: Did you know...