AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES AT THE PROPERTY OR NEARBY
Attractions Around the Hotel
The Arc de Triomphe du
Carrousel: (architects Percier and Fontaine) was built between 1806 and
1808 by Napoleon I following the model of the Arc of Constantine in Rome.
The two arches built by Napoleon - Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel and the Arc
de Triomphe at Etoile, were to commemorate his victories, and the grand army
who had won them. The bronze horses on top of the Arc de Triomphe du
Carrousel were taken from Saint-Marc of Venice. These were later returned
after War World II.
The square is now occupied by offices and shops of luxury. The place is now
also surrounded by jewellers, so that, seen from the plane, the round top of
the column (under the statue) resembles a perched pearl, set in an octagonal
casket of jewels.
Eiffel Tower was built for the International
Exhibition of Paris of 1889 commemorating the
centenary of the French Revolution. The Prince of
Wales, later King Edward VII of England, opened the
tower. Of the 700 proposals submitted in a design
competition, Gustave Eiffel's was unanimously chosen.
However it was not accepted by all at first, and a
petition of 300 names including those of
Maupassant, Emile Zola, Charles Garnier (architect
of the Opéra Garnier), and Dumas the Younger -
protested its construction.
At 300 metres (320.75m including antenna), and 7000
tons, it was the world's tallest building until
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