The Place Pigalle is a public square located in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, between the Boulevard de Clichy and the Boulevard de Rochechouart, near Sacré-Cœur, at the foot of the Montmartre hill. The place takes its name from the sculptor, Jean-Baptiste Pigalle, and it is the best-known district of the Quartier Pigalle, the Pigalle district.
The square and the surrounding streets were, at the end of the 19th century, a neighbourhood of painters' studios and literary cafés of which the most renowned was the Nouvelle Athènes.
Address Place Pigalle, Paris, France
Coordinates 48°52'55.7" N 2°20'14.073" E