Metro station Pasteur
Pasteur is a station on lines 6 and 12 of the Paris Métro in the 15th arrondissement near the Pasteur Institute. The station opened in 1906. The station is named after French microbiologist Louis Pasteur (1822 -1895). It was the location of the Barriere de Vaugirard, a gate built between 1784 and 1788 for the collection of taxation.