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Place de la Concorde, Paris: 167 reviews and 321 photos

  Place de la Concorde
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Place de la Concorde is the largest place in Paris. Jacques Ange Gabriel, Louis XV's architect, began construction in 1754 and completed it in 1763. It became the Place de la Révolution and held in its center the guillotine that executed in particular Louis XVI, Marie-Antoinette, Danton, Robespierre, and 2800 others between 1793 and 1795.

Address: 8th arrondissement (city district)
Website: http://en.parisinfo.com/transport/90907/Place-de-la-Concorde

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  • Updated May 1, 2003
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