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La Fayette and the French Revolution

 

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Major Hero of the French and American Revolution, the Marquis of La Fayette embodies ideals of action and freedom.

This tour will take you to the most emblematic sites of La Fayette and the French revolution in Paris.

From his private mansion to his last home, you will discover the spirit of this adventurer and humanist named “the hero of the two worlds”.

The tour will also give you the opportunity to visit the most amazing collections of this period at the Musée du Carnavalet.

Duration: 4 hours

 

 

 

World War I in Paris

 

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In commemoration of the centenary of World War I, we are going to introduce you to the major monuments and sites of the Great War in Paris.

Your tour will start with a visit to Les Invalides, a complex of buildings containing museums (such as the Musée de l’Armée), tombs and monuments all related to the military history of France, including the First World War

Next, the tour will take you to Mount Valérien, in the south west of Paris, to one of the major sites of the “Mémoire Nationale”, the Suresnes American Cemetery and Memorial where 1541 American soldiers from WW1 are buried.

The day will continue with a stop at the Unknown Soldier’s tomb beneath the Arc de Triomphe, the national monument for all French military battles, and will conclude with a short visit to the historic church,  St Gervais St Protais, which still bears some battle scars from the First World War

Duration: Full Day.

Last edited: 25/01/2016