"Champ de Mars" Champ de Mars Tip by kris-t
Champ de Mars, Paris: 16 reviews and 41 photos
Champ de Mars - a large public greenspace located between the Eiffel Tower to the northwest and the École Militaire (The Military School) to the southeast.
Long time ago the Champ de Mars was part of a large flat open area, which was reserved for market gardening.
Te world's first hydrogen-filled balloon was launched from the Champ-de-Mars on Aug.27, 1783.
Also The Champ de Mars was the site of Expositions Universelles in 1867, 1878, 1889, and 1900.
Address: Champ de Mars, Paris
Directions: Métro stations - La Motte-Picquet?Grenelle and École Militaire.
Champ de Mars-Tour Eiffel, an RER suburban-commuter-railway station is nearby also.
More Reviews (87)
- See All Louvre
- See All Passy Plaza
- See All Bridges crossing the Seine - Pont de...
- See All Oh... These Russians!
- See All One of the oldest luxury hotels in the...
kris-t's Related Pages
Have you been to Paris?Share Your Travels