The Moulin-Rouge is a famous Parisian cabaret founded in 1889 by Joseph Oller and Charles Zidler already owners of the mythical hall of the Olympia. It is located on 82 Boulevard de Clichy in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, at the foot of the Butte Montmartre and a few minutes walk from the Hotel Migny. Renowned throughout the world, he was imitated by many cabarets but remains the most emblematic of all.
The building is located on the boulevard de Clichy in the quiet district of the Pigalle district, in the 18th arrondissement at 5 minutes by foot from the Hotel Migny. The Moulin Rouge was designed by the architects Eduard Niermans and the painter and illustrator Adolphe Willette.
The Moulin Rouge is a symbol of Bohemian life. The first years of the Moulin Rouge were characterized by extravagant shows inspired by the circus and still famous attractions, such as Peter's.
The cabaret was the inspiration of many paintings by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and poster drawings by, among others, Jules Chéret.
Address: 82 Boulevard de Clichy, 75018 Paris.
Bus: 74, 81, 95.
From Hotel Migny: 5 minutes by foot.