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museum orsay

Museum Orsay

One of the places of Parisian culture: the Musée d’Orsay. The fine arts are represented: such as cinema, photography and paintings and paintings of the impressionists. Located on the Quai… Read more »

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Pompidou Center

Renzo Piano and Richard Rogers created a very avant-garde building. It is around a gigantic parallelepiped that it deploys a steel frame, its walls in glass and clear colors. It… Read more »

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Picasso Museum

The Picasso Museum is housed in one of the finest hotels in the historic Marais district in Paris. It was built in 1656 for Pierre Aubert de Fontenay, farmer of… Read more »

Notre Dame de Paris

Notre Dame de Paris

Notre Dame de Paris was designed by Maurice de Sullly. Its construction began in 1163 and ended 182 years later, in 1345. World Heritage of Unesco since 1991 (only), the… Read more »

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Arc de Triomphe

The Arc de Triomphe Etoile, called Arc de Triomphe, is located in Paris, on Place Charles de Gaulle or formerly Place de l’Etoile, at the western end of Avenue des… Read more »

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The Louvre Museum

The Louvre Museum is the largest museum in Paris by its surface (more than 160 000 m² of which 58 470 devoted to exhibitions). The Louvre currently has several very… Read more »