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Arc de Triomphe

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Arc de Triomphe
Place Charles de Gaulle
75008 Paris
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    • Monument
  • Language Spoken
    • English
    • French
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    • Essential
    • Group Visit
    • Opening Late
  • Opening
    • 10-22:30h

Ordered by Napoleon as a memorial to the French Grand Army, the triumphal arch was begun by the architect Chalgrin in 1806 and completed in 1836.The Arc de Triomphe is built on the model of ancient Triumphal Arches, but its monumental size: 50 meters tall and 45 meters wide, is typical of the Empire architecture. This arch offers a great whole of sculptures, the best known is a bas relief of Rude, depicting "" the departure of the volunteers in 1792 "", also called the Marseillaise

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    • Registered since:June 6, 2011, 3:06 am
    Global note
    June 11, 2011, 12:38 pm

    Amazing vi for photos.ew on Champs Elysees and Paris, a must

    • Comment by: Riviere Roger (Citizen Member)
      February 15, 2013, 4:54 am
      La montée est ...

      La montée est peut être dur mais on l’oublie vite dès qu’on y arrive. On...

    • Comment by: Denis Ernest (Citizen Member)
      February 13, 2013, 1:33 am
      Endroit à ne pas rater

      Nous aimons ce monument au pied des champs Elysées. Endroit à ne pas rater à...

    • Comment by: Garcia Valentin (Citizen Member)
      February 7, 2013, 11:48 pm
      L’Arc de Triomphe est un ....

      L’Arc de Triomphe est un magnifique endroit pour admirer une vue impressionnante...

    • Comment by: Martin Reine (Citizen Member)
      December 13, 2012, 11:10 pm
      L'Arc de Triomphe me laisse de trè...

      "L'Arc de Triomphe me laisse de très beaux souvenirs pour la magnifique...

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