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Parisians protest against plan to fell trees near the Eiffel Tower

Published on: 04/30/2022 – 20:54 Paris (AFP)- Paris is aiming to redevelop the area around the Eiffel Tower in time for the 2024 Olympics, but the city’s residents are starting to rebel against a plan that would see 22 trees uprooted. The town hall of Paris wants to build tourist facilities and offices at the […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris: archaeological discoveries under the construction site

The results of the exceptional excavation campaign carried out under the floor of the choir of Notre-Dame de Paris were revealed on Thursday April 14 by archaeologists from the National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research. The campaign, carried out from February 2 to April 8, 2022, provided important data on the construction and evolution of […]

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Deprive Emmanuel Macron of the Eiffel Tower by Anne Hidalgo? The president’s “cold rage” during his televised speech

Not everything went as planned on Sunday evening for Emmanuel Macron’s campaign team. The outgoing president was re-elected on the evening of the second round with 58% of the vote. To celebrate his victory, he wanted a nice photo at the foot of the glittering Eiffel Tower. Bad luck, at the Paris City Hall, his […]

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Showcases of the Islamic art galleries of the Louvre by Goppion

The new wing of the Louvre Museum, devoted to masterpieces of Islamic art, uses showcases from Goppion. Designed by architect Mario Bellini, the museum is conceptualized as a treasure chest hidden in a glass pyramid. The gallery is installed two floors below the Cour Visconti, near the Seine. The construction included a digging of 12 […]

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Notre Dame de Paris sets dates for its New York debut

The beloved adaptation of Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame will come to Lincoln Center more than 20 years after its Parisian debut. Notre Dame de Paris will make its long-awaited New York debut this summer, after a delay caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The production, which will be performed in French with English […]

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Fans savor Emmanuel Macron’s victory under the Eiffel Tower

As the sun sets over the French capital, supporters of Emmanuel Macron celebrate their candidate’s triumph in the shadow of the Eiffel Tower. DJs were spinning dance music, giving the impression that the Champ de Mars had turned into a nightclub. When the clock struck 8 p.m. local time, everyone burst into joy when Macron’s […]

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NOTRE DAME DE PARIS will make its New York debut at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center

After more than two decades of playing around the world and selling more than 15 million tickets in 23 countries, international music and dance sensation Notre Dame de Paris will make its long-awaited New York debut this summer. The production, performed in French with English surtitles and featuring a dazzling 30-member international cast and live […]

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Cultural Stories: The Eiffel Tower

Initially, this architectural marvel was to be built in Barcelona, ​​Spain; but the Spanish government rejected the idea The tower was built to show off France’s mechanical prowess as a nation during the World’s Fair to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution. The original plan was to demolish the structure after 20 years, […]

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Cultural stories: The Louvre Museum

The Museum was the former residence of the kings of France before being transformed into a museum about two centuries ago, and before being the residence of the kings, it was a fortress. Napoleon, during his reign, changed the name to Napoleon Museum for eleven years. It is one of the places to visit in […]

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Why a “paper” tour of the Louvre Abu Dhabi is fascinating

“It is fitting that paper is the subject of Louvre Abu Dhabi’s second exhibition in 2022, exploring a unique medium and the specific techniques that encompass it. We are therefore interested for the first time in the universality of a material. The story of paper, an invention that transcended geography in its journey from East […]

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Lady Gaga’s Makeup-Free Selfie Belongs to the Louvre

Lady Gaga changes makeup styles more often than some frat guys change their underwear. One of the most prolific beauty chameleons of our time, she’s gone from edgy and edgy to Old Hollywood glam to goth and everything in between. But whether she’s jumping from one opposite makeup look to another or sticking with something […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris is reborn in the (RE)BIRTHINGS of the Alliance Française

Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral is an iconic symbol of the city of Paris and of France as a whole. Originally built around 1260, the site has survived to our modern times – a masterpiece of art from different periods, French Gothic architecture and religious relevance – but recently suffered severe damage from a fire in […]

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Peek inside: New NoDa Amelie’s has a huge replica of the Eiffel Tower inside

Amélie’s new flagship address. Photo: Webber Symphony/Axios Amélie’s Villa Heights flagship will soon be replaced by a new location in NoDa. What is happening: Amelie’s flagship at 2424 North Davidson St. will close April 22 at 10 p.m., and the new location at 136 E. 36th St. will open April 28 at 7 a.m. Why […]

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Pooja Batra does yoga with the Eiffel Tower in the background. Photos inside | Health

Pooja Batra yoga journals are getting better day by day. The actor is an absolute fitness enthusiast and swears by yoga. Pooja barely misses a day of her yoga routine and the snippets often make their way onto her Instagram profile in the form of photos and videos. Pooja’s social media profile is full of […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris Truss project: Day of demonstrations and presentations

Join the Handshouse Studio for hands-on demonstrations and visual presentations of Notre-Dame de Paris’ wooden roof structure, its history, and how it was made. Agenda for the closing gala of the exhibition3-5 p.m. Open demonstrations Learn about the tools, methods and materials that would have been used to build this medieval architectural icon. 4:00 p.m. […]

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“Crypto Is Like the Eiffel Tower”: Thoughts on Paris Blockchain Week 2022

Share this article Paris Blockchain Week 2022 focused on NFTs, the multi-chain future, preparing for mass adoption, and more. Review of Paris Blockchain Week 2022 This week, a few thousand crypto geeks, industry leaders, and degenerates gathered in Paris to share their plans, network with friends they knew on Twitter and Telegram, and talk about […]

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“ICE AGE” by MCND played in front of the Eiffel Tower!

MCND, who is on a European concert tour, made a surprise appearance on the K-pop site “Random Play Dance” held in Paris. On April 14, a random dance event was held in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris by K-pop YouTuber “Let’s Eat Medicine, Toekyung.” “Random Play Dance” is aimed at K-pop fans living […]

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Louvre Survivor’s Guide

The Louvre is the most famous museum in the world – and the most visited. Armed with the right tips and plenty of time, you can see all of its famous icons and more without getting caught in the crowds. Jennifer Ladonne reveals how… As well as being the most famous and visited museum in […]

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Johannesburg wants to build its own ‘Eiffel Tower’

The City of Johannesburg is considering the development of new iconic ‘mega tourism’ projects as a means of attracting more tourists to the city. The proposal is included in the city’s new draft Integrated Development Plans (IDPs) which are currently open for public comment. Every municipality in South Africa is required to produce an IDP. […]

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This is how the Eiffel Tower almost ended up in Canada

Throughout the 1960s, former Montreal mayor Jean Drapeau made countless efforts to put his beloved city on the map. This included securing the 1976 Olympics, developing Montreal’s subway system, securing an MLB franchise and, of course, the World’s Fair. Better known by its nickname Expo 67, the 1967 World’s Fair in many ways made Montreal […]

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“The National Building Museum’s new exhibition on Notre-Dame de Paris opens on April 15!”

Using a Histopad™, a visitor views an augmented reality simulation of the construction of Notre-Dame de Paris in the exhibition. Credit: Histovery Excerpt from a press release: “On April 15, the National Building Museum brings French heritage back to life with a major new exhibition, Notre-Dame de Paris: the augmented exhibition, a 360-degree immersion in […]

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France: Questions about Notre-Dame de Paris

The forecourt in front of Notre-Dame de Paris is now entirely occupied by restoration work on the cathedral. Also, given the “site’s influence on the public domain”, the City of Paris considers itself entitled to request a fee of just over 3 million euros per year. Thus until the reopening of the cathedral scheduled for […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris: augmented reality fuels a new immersive exhibition at the National Building Museum | New

anchor Image courtesy of National Building Museum Ahead of the third anniversary of the devastating fire at Notre-Dame de Paris in April 2019, the National Building Museum in Washington, DC has announced a new 360-degree augmented reality exhibit focusing on the restoration of the famous cathedral and […]

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Kiwi Woman’s Epic Eiffel Tower Triumphs Over ‘Least Romantic Ex’

Way of life April 10, 2022 11:55 p.m.4 minute read She wanted to buy a ticket to go up the tower and admire the view of the most romantic city in the world. Her “cheap-ass” ex-boyfriend refused. But that wasn’t the end. Photo/Getty Images We’ve all been there: in a relationship where everything seems to […]

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6 tips for beating the crowds at the Eiffel Tower

It’s always exciting to discover an incredible destination, but sometimes the masses of tourists have already beaten you to it! Every country has monuments and natural wonders that are internationally recognizable – and with that recognizability, naturally, come the crowds. So should you skip the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy? Machu Picchu in Peru? […]

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It’s worth it? What you can really expect when visiting the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower, an emblematic building of France located in the heart of the capital Paris, is without a doubt, The most recognizable monument in France. It is also undoubtedly the most famous in France. Its architectural fame, however, is on a global scale, spanning oceans, continents and time. It is ironical. When it was […]

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Ruimsig Retirement Village enjoys a night under the Eiffel Tower

On Saturday, April 2, residents of Ruimsig Retirement Village dressed up in feathers and beads according to the Charleston dance period as part of their “Night in Paris” themed event. Emile Jordaan and Martie Jordaan. Photo: Thabisile Mgwali. A gala event is held every year at Ruimsig Retirement Village, and it’s an event for which […]

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THE NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NOTRE-DAME DE PARIS

The exhibition’s North American debut at the National Building Museum comes on the third anniversary of the 2019 fire that tore through the cathedral and crosses September 26, 2022. This is the first interactive technology exhibit presented at the Museum. To navigate through the exhibition, each visitor will use a HistoPad™, touch tablet developed by […]

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Eiffel Tower restaurant works to elevate grilled cheese | Entertainment

The good Lord can truly move in mysterious ways, his wonders to be accomplished, but it might be hard to imagine the job would include starting a sandwich shop. Josh Caffey understands this very well. “I know this is going to sound strange,” he said, “but everything you see here is a gift from God.” […]

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Bella Hadid is radiant in front of the Eiffel Tower after an “unfortunate” incident with an ice cream

‘3 countries in 4 days’: Bella Hadid is radiant in front of the Eiffel Tower after suffering an ‘unfortunate’ incident with an ice cream in Rome By Laura Parkin for Mailonline Published: 11.49pm BST, 5 April 2022 | Update: 11.51pm BST, 5 April 2022 She enjoys a fun getaway while soaking up some of the […]

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Save Notre-Dame de Paris | Chicago Classic Magazine

BY JUDY CARMACK BROSS “Notre-Dame de Paris belongs to everyone on this planet.” —Michel Picaud, president of the Friends of Notre-Dame de Paris On April 15, 2019, news of the catastrophic fire at Notre-Dame de Paris stunned the world with its gruesome images. On April 12, the Alliance Française de Chicago will present Michel Picaud’s […]

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The Eiffel Tower is 6 meters high. How did it happen

The Eiffel Tower, one of the most popular sights in the world, is 6 meters taller after receiving a new antenna at the top. The tower, built by Gustave Eiffel at the end of the 19th century, is now 330 meters tall after the new DAB+ (digital audio) antenna was installed using a helicopter, according […]

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The Palace of Versailles reopens its rooms to the public after a major makeover

What’s old is new again at the Palace of Versailles, as several important rooms reopen to the public after a major renovation to stylize them as they were in previous centuries. Exciting changes have taken place at the Palace of Versailles during the pandemic when many people weren’t watching. Perhaps the hottest is the opening […]