Paris - square

markerA Place Vendôme The Place Vendôme is a square situated in the 1st arrondissement of Paris, created to honour the armies of Louis XIV, known as the Sun King.  The Place Vendôme was built in 1702 and designed by the architect Jules Hardouin-Mansart, known for his work on the Versailles Palace. His task was to create ... Place Vendôme - photo
markerB Place de la Concorde The Place de la Concorde, covering an area of 8 hectares, is the largest square in Paris. It is located in the 8th arrondissement, between the Tuileries and the eastern end of the Champs-Élysées. Before the construction of the square in 1772, a big statue of King Louis XV was erected at its site in ... Place de la Concorde - photo
markerC Place Dauphine The Place Dauphine is a triangular square located close to the west side of the Île de la Cité island in the the first arrondissement of Paris. The square is linked through the Rue Henri-Robert street to the oldest bridge in Pairs called the Pont Neuf, which passes over the island connecting the two... Place Dauphine - photo
markerD Place des Vosges The Place des Vosges, located in the Marais district in the 4th arrondissement, is the oldest square in Paris and one of the most beautiful squares in the world. The square was originally named Place Royale, however after the French Revolution it was renamed Place des Vosges to honour the region of ... Place des Vosges - photo
markerE Place Pigalle The Place Pigalle is a public square located in the 9th arrondissement of Paris, between the Boulevard de Clichy and the Boulevard de Rochechouart, near Sacré-Cœur, at the foot of the Montmartre hill. The place takes its name from the sculptor, Jean-Baptiste Pigalle (1714–1785), and it is the best-k... Place Pigalle - photo
markerF Place de la Bastille The Place de la Bastille is a square in Paris located at the meeting point of the 4th, 11th and 12th arrondissements. The square and its neighbourhood are popularly known as the Bastille. Until the late 18th century, in the place of the square stood the Bastille prison, which, however, was entirely ... Place de la Bastille - photo
markerG Place Charles-de-Gaulle The Place Charles de Gaulle, formerly known as the Place de l'Étoile (Square of the Star), is a large junction in Paris where twelve avenues, including the Champs-Élysées, meet together. For years, the square was called Place de l'Étoile due to the many-pointed star pattern in the stones paving the ... Place Charles-de-Gaulle - photo
markerH Place du Tertre The Place du Tertre is a square located in the elevated quarter of Montmarte in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, close to the Basilica of the Sacré Cœur and the Lapin Agile. Each day numerous artists set up their easels here, thus reminding everyone of the role this place used to play in the past w...  Place du Tertre - photo
markerI Place des Victoires The Place des Victoires is a circular square located northeast of the Palais Royal on the boarder of the 1st and 2nd arrondissement of Paris. The square is the meeting place of six streets: Rue de la Feuillade, Rue Vide Gousset, Rue d'Aboukir, Rue Étienne Marcel, Rue Croix des Petits Champs, and Rue... Place des Victoires - photo
markerJ Trocadéro The Trocadéro is an area in Paris situated in the 16th arrondissement, on the other side of the Seine than the Eiffel Tower. The hill of the Trocadéro is called the hill of Chaillot. The Palais du Trocadero was the first building erected on the top of the Chaillot hill. It was designed by Gabriel Da... Trocadéro - photo

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Name Paris
Region Isla de Francia
Country France (FR)
Population 2,193,031 inhabitants

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