Public works made it possible to show the lapse of memory. It represents one of the oldest vestige of Paris, the place where met until 10000 spectators to attend combat of gladiators or tournaments on water. Steps were coarsely reconstituted because the amphitheatre had been completely destroyed and the stones had been used for construction of the enclosing wall of the city. Lutèce was then the name of Paris. Not far, while moving away from the Seine, the famous street Mouffetard is, and we can only advise you to get installed in a typical apartement under the roof of Paris, in the Latin Quarter, renovated in a building of the 17th century.