"Crypt of Napoleon's Tomb" Tombeau de Napoléon Ier Tip by Diana75

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The sarcophagus containing Napoleon's body, located in the center of the crypt, is surrounded by a gallery presenting on the inner side 12 statues by Pradier.

Inside the gallery on the wall, different representations of Napoleon show the great Emperor's contribution to the country's development in general and to the church, law, public life in particular.

Address: 129 Rue de Grenelle, 75007 Paris
Directions: M: Invalides (lines 8,13)
Phone: +33 810 11 33 99
Website: http://www.musee-armee.fr/collections/les-espaces-du-musee/dome-des-invalides-tombeau-de-napoleon-ier.html

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  • Updated Feb 16, 2006
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