Tramways in Île-de-France: a history
From its humble beginnings as a piecemeal collection of horse-drawn routes, watch the tramway network of the Paris region develop, adapt and flourish, before floundering and flickering out. Then witness its resurrection and rapid growth as the 20th century gives way to the 21st, and look forward to the future of trams in Île-de-France.
18 November 2020
When horses reined supreme: the origins and early development of the first Parisian tramway
29 December 2020
No more horsing around: the first attempts to mechanise Paris's trams
6 May 2021
Innovating under pressure: the short life of a unique form of low-pollution mechanical traction