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Ecole Militaire

1 Place Joffre, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 80 50 14 00
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1 Place Joffre, 75007 Paris, France
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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+33 1 80 50 14 00
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"military school"
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"impressive building"
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"parc du champs de mars"
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"viva la france"
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"louis xv"
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"eiffel tower"
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Classic French architecture at the end of a boulevard and at a big traffic circle. So it is a center of the area. Important institution.

Thank Thomas V
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Louis XV approved the building of the royal military academy in 1751 and fully completed in 1773. The military school is not open to the public, however the building is viewable from the outside. Try walking from the Eiffel Tower in the Parc du Champs...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

One pass's on the way to the Eiffel Tower a very impressive building herculean in size rather austere but very imposing

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

While visiting Eiffel tower we came across this beautiful building, which have very good architecture and hard to miss when passing by. Nice to click some pictures here though we didn't gave it much time as when Eiffel is in front of you you can't...More

2  Thank Arun S
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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

It doesn’t appear you can get into the Ecole Militaire to visit it - however it’s still impressive from the outside and the architecture is magnificent. The middle building is undergoing refurbishment at the moment, however the cavalry and infantry buildings can be easily viewed...More

Thank KylieIsTravelling
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Nice building nearby Eiffel Tower. you can walk to it. lots of information and you can spend 2-4 hours

1  Thank Tarek D
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Excellent way to pass a couple to three hours. Looks beautiful both inside and out with lots to see. Would be a great place to take the kids.

Thank enjoyinglife49
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very close to the Eiffel Tower it is a suggested visit as you can easily walk from the tower once you have visited it...bus stop is there as well

Thank KishenHarendra
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This is a magnificent place; tribute to those who's military carreer contributed to esplendor and grandeour of France. From the armory to the sarcophagos that holds Napoleon remains the magnificent of this building and it sginificance on the history of the french people is breath...More

1  Thank Tammy U
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

It is an old military school of its massive grand architectural design. Very impressive and imposing. It is best positioned facing the open space and park. One should get a guide to get the best information.

1  Thank MijnlieverdFH
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James K
2 March 2015|
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Response from robcar603 | Reviewed this property |
A complicated answer: The École de guerre (fr: War School) is a French institution for military higher education is not open to the public. The Equestrian area has periodic public events and that area is at those times... More
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