The Bois de Boulogne is a park located along the western edge of the 16th arrondissement of Paris, near the suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt.
The Bois de Boulogne has an area of (3.266 sq. miles, or 2,090 acres), which is 2.5 times larger than Central Park in New York, and 3.3 times larger than Hyde Park in London.
At night time, the area becomes one of Paris' most prominent red-light districts.
The northern part of the Bois is occupied by the Jardin d'Acclimatation, a kind of amusement park with amenagerie and other attractions.