Place de la Concorde

Paris, France

Place de la Concorde

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link http://www.paris.fr/accueil/culture/dossiers/places/place-de-la-concorde/rub_7174_dossier_59834_port_16597_sheet_11893

The Place de la Concorde (French: [plas də la kɔ̃kɔʁd]) is one of the major public squares in Paris, France. Measuring 7.6 ha (19 acres) in area, it is the largest square in the French capital. It is located in the city's eighth arrondissement, at the eastern end of the Champs-Élysées. It was the site of many notable public executions, including the execution of King Louis XVI, during the French Revolution.