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The monuments of Paris

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Visiter Musée d'Orsay

Musée d'Orsay

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Trainstation and hotel with 370 rooms inaugurated the 14th of July 1900 at the eve of the "Exposition Universelle",...

Visiter Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre

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Located atop the Butte Montmartre (butte=hillock), this church was built based on the plan of Paul Abadie in...

Visiter Hôtel National des Invalides

Hôtel National des Invalides

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In 1671, Louis XI, touched by the wounded soldiers during his war campaigns, decide to create the Hotel Royal des...

Visiter Petit Palais, Musée des Beaux Arts

Petit Palais, Musée des Beaux Arts

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Architectural jewel of 1900 constructed for the Exposition Universelle, like the Grand Palais, the Musée des Beaux Arts...

Visiter Place de la Concorde

Place de la Concorde

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In 1755, Louis XV launched the project of the creation of the 'Place Louis XV', adopting the project of Jacques...

Visiter Avenue des Champs-Elysées

Avenue des Champs-Elysées

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The world's most beautiful avenue. Situated between the place de la Concorde and the Arc de Triomphe, the Avenue...

Visiter Île de la Cité

Île de la Cité

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The island of the City, is an island located on the Seine, in the heart of Paris. It is considered the ancient crad...

Visiter Palais du Louvre

Palais du Louvre

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Based on a fortress of the 12th century under the reign of Philippe-Auguste, with a dungeon of 31m of height which was...

Visiter The Towers of Notre-Dame

The Towers of Notre-Dame

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387 steps! You do not regret. It is the south tower that will be right in your lungs, it rises to 69 meters of the...

Visiter Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

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It is the symbol of Paris, the Eiffel Tower was built for the Exposition Universelle of 1889. 324m of height, it is an...

Visiter Colonne Vendôme

Colonne Vendôme

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It is after the German campaign that the construction of the Vendôme column started (1806-1810). 44m of height and 3....

Visiter Musée d'Art Moderne

Musée d'Art Moderne

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Created for the Exposition Internationale of 1937, the Musée d'Art Moderne of the city of Paris present a collection...

Visiter Grand Palais

Grand Palais

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Built for 1900's World Exposition, this magnificent palace of 12.000 m2 was constructed with giant stones and crowned...

Visiter Notre-Dame de Paris

Notre-Dame de Paris

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Recognizable thanks to its 2 towers and 3 portals and often describe as an ensemble of "delicate laces of stone",...

Visiter Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

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Gothic architectural jewel, the Sainte-Chapelle amaze by the variety of its stained glass windows. Relic from the...

Visiter Panthéon

Panthéon

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At the heart of the Latin Quarter, atop the hill Sainte Genevieve, this former church was built from 1764 to 1790 by...

Visiter Hôtel Carnavalet

Hôtel Carnavalet

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Built in 1544 by the architect Pierre Lescot for Jacques de Lignerie, first president of the Paris parliament, this...

Visiter Hôtel de Ville

Hôtel de Ville

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The current City Hall, representing the seat of Paris' municipality, is located on the former '...

Visiter L'Arc de Triomphe

L'Arc de Triomphe

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Located in at the center of the "Place Charles de Gaulle-Etoile", the Arc de Triomphe was built under the authority of...

Visiter Centre Pompidou Beaubourg

Centre Pompidou Beaubourg

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Designed by Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers, the Centre Pompidou opened in 1977. This building of glass and metal,...

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