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L’ ARC DE TRIOMPHE

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What is it? A ceremonial arch standing at the top of the Champs Élysées in Paris.

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Who Built it? 1806

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HE DIED.

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1836

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L’Etoile

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164 ft. in Height 148 ft. in Width

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How is it used today?

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FUN FACT Originally, was Designed to have a hotel outside, in the shape of an Elephant

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WHY SHOULD YOU VISIT?

Bibliography: L’Arc de Triomphe:

Bibliography: L’Arc de T riomphe http:// www.aviewoncities.com/paris/arcdetriomphe.htm http:// www.glasssteelandstone.com/BuildingDetail/123.php http:// www.buzzle.com/articles/facts-about-arc-de-triomphe.html http ://www.ellaparis.com/paris-guide/paris-sights/arc-de-triomphe-de-ietoile-in-paris.html

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L es Champs Élysées

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What is it? It is a promenade that stretches from Place de la Concorde all the way to Place Charles de Gaulle, where the Arc de Triomphe stands. Where is it?

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Who designed it? When was it built?

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Triumphal Way

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Le Grand Palais

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Le Petit Palais

Bibliography: Champs De Élysées :

Bibliography: Champs De Élysées http:// www.aviewoncities.com/paris/champselysees.htm http:// www.frenchmoments.com/Paris_Champs-Elysees.html http:// www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/443621/Paris/60500/The-Triumphal-Way

La Pyramide de la Louvre:

La Pyramide de la Louvre

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WHAT IS IT?

I.M. Pei:

I.M. Pei

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Where is it?

Something Interesting…:

Something Interesting… 666

Bibliography: La Pyramide Louvre:

Bibliography: La Pyramide Louvre http:// www.aviewoncities.com/paris/louvre.htm http:// translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=fr&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lexpress.fr%2Fculture%2Fart-plastique%2Fmusee%2F10-choses-a-savoir-sur-la-pyramide-du-louvre_752571.html