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Musée d'Orsay
The Orsay Museum was redeveloped in the old Gare d'Orsay, built by Victor Laloux and inaugurated in 1900 at the Expo. In 1978 the station became a museum.
This multidisciplinary museum is dedicated to all artistic production from 1848 to 1914 more precisely to the Impressionists who were able to translate through paintings, objects of art ... the richness and diversity of this period.
Hotel de France Invalides - Paris - Les Invalides
Les Invalides
In 1670, King Louis XIV adopted plans by Liberal Bruant to build a hospital for invalid soldiers, otherwise condemned to theft and begging.
The works, the second most important after that of Versailles began in 1671.
The Soldiers church opened in 1677. However it was in 1706 that the consecration of the royal church, famous for its golden dome, marked the completion of work.
Today the Dome des Invalides houses the ashes of Napoleon brought back in 1840.
Hotel de France Invalides - Paris - Tour Eiffel
Tour Eiffel
Built in 1889 by Gustave Eiffel on the occasion of the Exposition Universelle, where she was the star attraction, the Eiffel Tower, its 350 meters high, stays in Paris on the banks of the Seine.
Hotel de France Invalides - Paris - Saint Germain des Pres
Saint Germain des Pres
Saint-Germain-des-Pres has always been a neighborhood whose charm mystery continues to surprise and inspire many authors. In this regard, the world is abandoned to the scene from the seventeenth century cafes flourish in the district, as the Procope which opens its doors in 1689.
The intellectual tradition continues after the Second World War. This is the time of the cellars of St-Germain-des-Prés associated to famous names such as Vian, Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir whom we could see the Café de Flore or the Deux Magots.

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