The 27th of September of the feast day of St Vincent de Paul, one of many saints who made Paris their home.
St Vincent de Paul is best know for his charity work on the streets of Paris where he founded an the Order of the Daughters of Charity, whose sisters were instantly recognisable by their distinctive headwear
We have written a walking (and metro tour )guide of the saints of Paris where you can will guided towards the final resting place of St Vincent de Paul at the chapel on the rue de Sèvres .
Other Paris saints in the walking tour are:
- Saint Denis, the first Bishop of Paris and was beheaded by the Romans