Convention (Paris Métro)

Convention (French pronunciation: [kɔ̃vɑ̃sjɔ̃] (About this soundlisten)) is a station on Line 12 of the Paris Métro in the 15th arrondissement.

Convention
Paris Métro
Paris Métro station
Metro 12 quais Convention.JPG
View of Convention
Location15th arrondissement of Paris
Île-de-France
France
Coordinates48°50′15″N 2°17′48″E / 48.837419°N 2.296795°E / 48.837419; 2.296795Coordinates: 48°50′15″N 2°17′48″E / 48.837419°N 2.296795°E / 48.837419; 2.296795
Owned byRATP
Operated byRATP
Other information
Fare zone1
History
Opened5 November 1910 (1910-11-05)
Services
Preceding station   Paris Métro   Following station
Paris Métro Paris Métro Line 12
Location
Convention is located in Paris
Convention
Convention
Location within Paris

The station opened on 5 November 1910 as part of the original section of the Nord-Sud Company's line A between Porte de Versailles and Notre-Dame-de-Lorette. It is named after the Rue de la Convention.

Station layoutEdit

Street Level
B1 Mezzanine
Line 12 platforms Side platform, doors will open on the right
Southbound     toward Mairie d'Issy (Porte de Versailles)
Northbound     toward Front Populaire (Vaugirard)
Side platform, doors will open on the right

ReferencesEdit

  • Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.