Place de la Concorde, Paris

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    Obeligue

    by kylian74 Updated Apr 28, 2003

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    In the photo is the 'OBELIQUE DE LUXOR' originally a gift from Egypt to France with it's obiously egytian style.

    The Obelique at Concorde
    Related to:
    • Family Travel
    • Historical Travel

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    Place de la Concorde

    by Imbi Written Jan 3, 2003

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    The square is home to one of Paris' most prestigious hotels, the hôtel Crillon.
    it has eight statues at the front of the building. These eight statues representing Frances largest cities

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    The largest square

    by trotador Written Sep 13, 2003

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    Place de la Concorde is the largest square in Paris. The obelisk located on this square has more than 3000 years. It was transported from Egypt to Paris on the 19 century.

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    Place de la Concorde

    by monica78 Written Sep 7, 2002

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    This square was made in the middle of the 1700. Here you will find a 3200 year obelix from Luxor in Egypt.
    Two fontains and 8 statues.

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    Assemblée Nationale: Facing...

    by socrates_07 Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Assemblée Nationale: Facing the Luxor obelisk this neo-classic palace (18th) houses one of the two chambers of the french parliament

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    Concorde and Obilisk: Place de...

    by socrates_07 Written Sep 7, 2002

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    Concorde and Obilisk: Place de la Concorde , this vast and elegant symbol of reconciliation after the revolution displays the 3000 years old Luxor's obelisk.

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    Place de la Concorde and...

    by FreeCloud Written Sep 2, 2002

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    Place de la Concorde and Jardin des Tuileries

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    Place de la Concorde

    by stonefree Updated Jan 21, 2003

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    On the opposite end of Champs-Elys馥s from Arc de Triomphe, this Egyptian ob駘isque stands.

    le ob��lisque

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    Place ConcordeThe busiest...

    by kek4la Written Aug 26, 2002

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    Place Concorde
    The busiest square in Paris.
    It's surrounded by statues representing most important french cities.

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    Place de la Concorde

    by Gillianina Updated Jan 5, 2003

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    One of the world's most famous squares. Its dimensions are 360 m x 210 m. During the French revolution 1343 people were guillotined here. From here you can reach Concorde bridge. (in the picture)

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    PLACE DE LA CONCORDE

    by patrikske Updated Oct 26, 2002

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    PLACE DE LA CONCORDE, one of the largest and most historically significant squares in Paris.
    The Place was originally named Place Louis XV (after Louis XV).

    PLACE DE LA CONCORDE

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    Place de La Concorde: See The...

    by radzio Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Place de La Concorde: See The Obelisque de Luxor- the oldest monument in Europe.

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    La Palace de la Concorde. It's...

    by Sarah97 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    La Palace de la Concorde. It's amazing to see how Napoleon could bring that huge stuff all the way from Egypt.

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  • Place de la Concorde

    by stewartbel Written Feb 6, 2007

    This magnificent peace of history was stolen by Napoleon 200 years ago (from Egypt) and brought to Paris. Its quite well preserved.

    Egyptian stella

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    Obelisque

    by mounirco Written Sep 2, 2006

    it's there in the middle of Place de la Concorde. thsi Obelisc is the twin sister of the one ramaining in Louxor.

    Obelisc

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