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The Louvre dates back to 1200,when Philip Augustus had a fortress built near the rivier for defense purposes: it occupied more or less a fourth of today"s Cour Carre,the fortress was not .then ,the royal residence but it housed ,among other things.the royal treasure and the archives.

Address: 99 rue de Rivoli, Paris, France, 75058
Directions: Métro: Palais Royal-Musée du Louvre
Phone: +33 1 40 20 50 50
Website: http://www.louvre.fr

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 26, 2003
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