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Many people dream about this city. Those who are lucky enough to visit it, fall in love with it, leave and dream again, and look forward to another meeting. In Paris France the past and the present are combined in a miraculous way, it is the city of the nature harmony, architecture and lifestyle.
The capital of France capital is situated on both banks of the river Seine and occupies an area of 78 square. km.
For the first time in the documents Paris in France is mentioned in 53 BD. A little Gallic village emerged On the island of Ile de la Cite on the Seine. The Christianity came here in the 2nd century, and in the 5 th century the invasion of Franks occured. In 508 the Frankish king Clovis I joined Gaul to his kingdom and made Paris his capital.
Places of interest you should visit
National Museum of the Louvre in France is not only one of the most famous museums in the world, but also a monument of architecture. The museum's collections represent art from ancient times to the mid 19 th century. Open from 09.00 to 18.00. Closed on Tuesday.
Museum d'Orsay in France is situated in a building that was formerly a railway station. There are gathered collection of works of artists-impressionists here. Open in summer from 9.00 to 18.00, in winter from 10.00 to 18.00, Thursday from 10.00 to 21.45. Closed on Monday, January 1, May 1 st and 25 th December.
Arc de Triomphe was built by order of Napoleon. She was supposed to symbolize the strength of imperial power and the army. The construction works lasted 30 years and ended after the death of Napoleon. In 1920 the Eternal Flame in France was lit under the Arc de Triomphe in memory of the unknown soldiers who had died during the First World War.
Eiffel Tower is the symbol of Paris. It was built in 1889 for the World excebition in honor of the centenary of the revolution in France. The height of the tower is 307 meters. Open daily from 9.30 to 23.00, from 11 June to 28 August from 9.00 to 24.00.
The construction of Notre Dame of France began in 1163 and ended only in 1345. The height of towers reaches 69 m, and one of the spire - 90 meters. You can go up to the south tower by stairs. On major holidays the big bell rings , its weight is 15 tons. The cathedral is open from 8:00 to 18:45 from Monday to Friday, from 8:00 to 19:45 - Saturday and Sunday.