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Paris Tourist Attractions - When visiting France, there are many well-known Paris tourist attractions to consider paying a visit to. While the Eiffel Tower and the Arc De Triomphe are some of the most famous of all Paris attractions, there are plenty of other Paris sights that warrant a view or two.

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For instance, as you venture into the 9th district of Paris, tourist attractions, such as the popular opera house, known as the Opéra can be found, which is considered one of the best monuments throughout the city. Paris tourist attractions also include the Chateau of Breteuil; department store, Galeries Lafayette; and the St. Jacques Tower.

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La Roche-Guyon
1, rue de l'Hospice
Paris, France
When visiting this site, you will find a great place to explore the history of the land. From the architecture to the details of the Renaissance and the Middle ages, this historic chateau also offers a great view of the Seine River.

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Tour St. Jacques
Square de la Tour St. Jacques
Paris, France
When paying a visit to this Gothic tower, you will find an impressive example Parisian architecture. Dating back to the 16th century, this sight offers a wealth of interesting details to explore.

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Avenue des Champs-Elysées
Paris City
Paris, France
Many consider this sight one of the loveliest avenues to meet with in all the world. Numerous cafes, restaurants, boutiques, and main sights of the city can be found along this attraction.

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Napoleon's Tomb
Esplanade des Invalides
Paris, France
When paying a visit to this site, you may also pay your respects to the final resting place of this well-known emperor throughout history. This attraction is situated throughout the 7th Arrondissement.

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Place du Panthéon
Paris, France
As you visit this site, you will find that this crypt with a history dating back to the late 1700s is a grand example of neoclassical architecture. Admission for this attraction is between EUR 3.50 and EUR 5.33 (depending on your age).

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Place de Catalogne
La Place de Catalogne
Paris, France
Many tourists come to this site to admire the impressive architecture of Ricardo Bofill. On the premises, the plaza and the buildings are worthy a photo for your memories.

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Place de la Bastille
Paris City
Paris, France
Visiting the Place de la Bastille brings you closer to the details surrounding the French Revolution. It is here that historic symbolism and beauty meet.

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Place de la Concorde (La)
Avenue Gabriel (rue Boissy D'anglas)
Paris, France
Dating back to the mid-1700s, this square saw more than its fair share of executions. This interesting site can be found located between the Champs-Elysées and the Tuileries.

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Basilique du Sacré-Coeur
35, rue du Chevalier-de-la-Barre
Paris, France
This is a great tourist attraction to visit, which provides great views of Paris. When visiting this site, make sure to be on the lookout for Rue de la Bonne.

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Basilique Saint-Denis
1, rue de la Légion d'Honneur
Paris, France
At this church, the tombs of prominent former residents of Paris are resting here for eternity. There are also many different legends attached to this tourist attraction that you may wish to explore.

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Paris Interesting Facts

  • Napoleon established the Pere Lachaise Cemetary in 1804.
  • Paris is the final resting place of Oscar Wilde and Jim Morrison.
  • Paris was named from the Parisii, a tribe of Gauls who settled there between 250 and 200 B.C.
  • The Eiffel Tower was only intended to stand for 20 years.
  • The Can-Can was danced first here in 1549.
  • First humans flew in Paris in 1783 in a hot air balloon for 20 minutes.
  • The Eiffel tower has 2.5 million rivets.
  • 5 million people visit the Louvre museum.
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