Paris: Grande Arche
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Eiffel Tower seen from Grande Arche
Looking Southwards from Grande Arche
|The Grande Arche was built between 1982 and 1990 by the Danish architect Johann Otto von Spreckelsen. The Arche is almost a perfect cube and marks the western end of the axe historique.
Date: May 22, 2009
Longitude: 2° 13.96'
Latitude: 48° 53.61'
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Map references: left: courtesy CIA, middle: courtesy US LoC Map Collection, right: courtesy NASA.
This page has been updated on: 2011-Jul-31