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Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
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12 Rue Daru Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore
Apartments 26 Rue Vavin
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26 Rue Vavin
Arc de Triomphe
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Avenue des Champs-Elysees Avenue de la Grande Armee, Avenue Victor Hugo
Bateau Simpatico
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Port de Suffren River Seine, Pont de Bir-Hakeim
Bibliotheque Francois-Mitterrand
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Quai Francois Mauriac River Seine, S of Blvd Vincent Auriol
Castel Beranger
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14 Rue de la Fontaine S of Rue de l'Assomption
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Paris
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6 Parvis Notre-Dame - Place Jean Paul II Rue de la Cite
Centre Georges Pompidou
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Place Georges Pompidou Rue du Beaubourg
Chateau de Vincennes
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Ave Carnot Ave de paris
Ecole Militaire
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1 Place Joffre SE end of Champ de Mars
Eiffel Tower
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Emile Zola Residence
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21 Rue de Bruxelles Rue De Turin
Flower Tower
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23 Rue Albert Roussel Blvds des Marechaux
Folies Bergere
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32 Rue Richer Rue de Trevise
Gare du Nord
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18 Rue de Dunkerque Blvd de Magenta
Grand Palais des Champs Elysees
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Ave Franklin Delano Roosevelt Cours la Reine
Harry's New York Bar
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5 Rue Daunou Btw Avenue de l'Opera and the Rue de la Paix
Hotel de Soubise
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60 rue des Francs-Bourgeois Rue des Archives
Hotel Guimard
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Instiut du Monde Arabe
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1 Rue des Fosses Saint-Bernard Blvd Saint-Germain
L'Arpege
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84 Rue de Varenne Rue de Bourgogne
L'Astrance
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4 Rue Beethoven Blvd Delessert
L'Atelier Saint-Germain de Joel Robuchon
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5 Rue de Montalembert Hotel du Pont Royal, Corner of rue du Bac
L'eglise de la Madeleine
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Place de la Madeleine NE end of Rue Royale
La Conciergerie
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Boulevard du Palais Palais de Justice
La Ruche Studios
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2 Passage de Dantzig W of Parc Georges-Brassens
Le Chateaubriand
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129 Ave Parmentier Metro: Goncourt Hopital St Louis, S of Rue du Faubourg du Temple
Le Dome
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108 Bd du Montparnasse Bd Raspail
Le Grand Rex
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Le Marais
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Le Train Bleu Restaurant
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Bd Diderot Inside Gare de Lyon, Rue de Bercy
Les Invalides
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Louvre Museum
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Rue de Rivoli Place du Carrousel
Maison de Verre
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31 Rue St-Guillaume Rue de Grenelle
Marquis Faubourg Saint Honore
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8 Rue d'Anjou D201
Monnaie de Paris
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Montmartre
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Montmartre Cemetery
20 Avenue Rachel Below the Rue Caulaincourt viaduct
Montparnasse Cemetery
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Musee d'Orsay
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1 Rue de la Legion d'Honneur Rue du Bac, Metro: line 12, to Solferino
Musee de l'Orangerie
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Jardin Tuileries Place de la Concorde
Musee des arts et metiers
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60 Rue Reaumur Rue Saint-Martin
Opera Comique
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1 Place Boieldieu Rue Favart, Metro: Quatre-Septembre
Opera de la Bastille
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Place de la Bastille Metro: Bastille, Rue de Lyon
Oratoire Cimetiere Picpus
35 Rue Picpus S of Ave de Saint-Mande
Palais de Chaillot
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Palais de Justice
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10 Boulevard du Palais Rue de Lutece
Palais de l'institut de France
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23 Quai de Conti Pont des Arts
Palais des Etudes, Ecole des Beaux-Arts
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14 Rue Bonaparte Quai Malaquais
Palais Garnier
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8 Rue Scribe Rue Auber, Metro Chaussee d'Antin - La Fayette
Pantheon
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602 Place du Pantheon E of Rue Saint-Jacques
Paris Catacombs
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Paris Great Mosque
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2bis Place du Puits de l'Ermite W of Jardin des Plantes
Paris-Gare de Lyon
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Bd Diderot Rue de Bercy
Passage des Panoramas
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Boulevard Montmartre Rue Vivienne
Pere Lachaise Cemetery
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Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital
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Bd de l'Hopital Bd Saint-Marcel
Place de la Concorde
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Pont Alexandre III
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Pont Neuf
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Pont Neuf Spans the Seine River, Quai de Conti
Quai Branly Museum
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37 Quai Branly Left bank of Seine, NE of Eiffel Tower
Restaurant Guy Savoy
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11 Quai de Conti Monnaie de Paris
Restaurant Maxim's
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3 Rue Royale NE of Jardin des Tuleries
Restaurant Pierre Gagnaire
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6 Rue Balzac Rue Lord Byron
Restaurant Septime
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80 Rue de Charonne Rue Saint-Bernard
Rue Franklin Apartments
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25b Rue Franklin S of Ave Paul Doumer
Sacre-Coeur Basilica
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35 Rue du Chevalier de la Barre Square Louise Michel
Saint-Eustache Church
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2 Impasse Saint-Eustache Rue du Jour, Metro: Les Halles
Sainte Chapelle
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Boulevard du Palais Courtyard of the Royal Palace
Sorbonne Universite
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47 Rue des Ecoles Rue de la Sorbonne
Theatre de la Huchette
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23 Rue de la Huchette Rue Saint-Jacques
Theatre des Champs-Elysees
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15 Avenue Montaigne N of Cours Albert 1er
Theatre des Varietes
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7 Boulevard Montmartre Rue Vivienne
Theatre du Chatelet
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2 rue Edouard Colonne Place du Chatelet
Victor Hugo's House
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6 Place des Vosges N of Rue Saint-Antoin

Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
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1867/00/00 Mark Twain Visitor Mark Twain takes the train from Marseille to Paris for the 1867 Paris Exhibition. The Innocents Abroad

Eat and Drink »

FoodTypeDescription
FoodTypeDescription
Croissant Bakery Goods Enjoy Often
French Bread Bread
French Connection (cocktail) Cocktail Make a connection with a Parisian
Sidecar (cocktail) Cocktail The Sidecar cocktail may have been invented at The Ritz Hotel in Paris.



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Particulars for Paris:
Locale Type City
Food Attribute French Food



Vicinage »

VicinageTypeAsNotedIn
10th Rt, Entrepot Arrondissement
11th Rt, Popincourt Place
12th Rt, Reuilly Arrondissement
13th Lt, Gobelins Arrondissement
14th Lt, Observatoire Arrondissement
15th Lt, Vaugirard Arrondissement
16th Rt, Passy Arrondissement
17th Rt, Batignolles-Monceau Arrondissement
18th Rt, Butte-Montmartre Arrondissement
1st Rt, Louvre Arrondissement
20th Rt, Menilmontant Arrondissement
2nd Rt, Bourse Arrondissement
3rd Rt, Temple Arrondissement
4th Rt, Hotel-de-Ville Arrondissement
5th Lt, Pantheon Arrondissement
6th Lt, Luxembourg Arrondissement
7th Lt, Palais-Bourbon Arrondissement
8th Rt, Elysium Arrondissement
9th Rt, Opera Arrondissement

Creative Works »

WorkTypeAsNotedInCreatorNote
A Man and a Woman Film
Claude Lelouch "A Man and a Woman" is set and was filmed in Paris, France
A Son at the Front Book
Edith Wharton Paris, WWI, begins 30 July 1914
A Tale of Two Cities (book) Book Charles Dickens "A Tale of Two Cities" is set in Paris, France, 1775 to 1792
Alcools Poems Guillaume Apollinaire Zone, a poem in Alcools, is about Paris
Amelie Film Jean-Pierre Jeunet "Amelie" leads her own whimsical adventure in Paris, France.
An American in Paris Orchestral Composition George Gershwin The musical score for an American in 1920s Paris
An Andalusian Dog Film Salvador Dali Luis Bunuel "Un Chien Andalou" was filmed in Paris at the Billancourt studios
Asphodel Book H D
Babylon Revisited (short story) Short Story F Scott Fitzgerald Babylon Revisits Paris and the Ritz bar.
Bel-Ami Book Guy de Maupassant In "Bel Ami", Georges Duroy is a journalist in Paris, France.
Belle de Jour Film Luis Bunuel "Belle de Jour" is set and was filmed in Paris, France, 1967
Black Spring Book
Henry Valentine Miller Setting
Bob the Gambler Film Jean-Pierre Melville Bob lives in the Montmartre district of Paris
Celine and Julie Go Boating Film Jacques Rivette In "Celine and Julie Go Boating", Julie follows Celine around Paris, including Montmartre and the fictional 7 bis, rue du Nadir-aux-Pommes (film at 7 avenue de Bretigny in Garches)
Chariots of Fire Film Hugh Hudson 1924 Summer Olympics, Paris
Chronicle of a Summer Film Edgar Morin "Chronicle of a Summer" was filmed in Paris, France. After 1946 or 1947, Marceline spent most of her time drifting in Saint-Germain-des-Pres, especially at the Old Navy cafe at 150 Blvd Saint Germain, as part of a society of loners who aren't integrated.
Cleo from 5 to 7 Film Agnes Varda "Cleo from 5 to 7" is set in Paris, 1960s
Daybreak Film Marcel Carne "Daybreak" is set in Paris, France
Dodsworth Book
Sinclair Lewis The Dodsworths spend quite a bit of time in Paris.
Exercises in Style Book Raymond Queneau "Exercises in Style" is set on a bus in Paris
Fantomas Book Marcel Allain Pierre Souvestre
Free Man in Paris Song Joni Mitchell "Free Man in Paris" was inspired by Joni Mitchell's trip to Paris with music agent David Geffen they made with Robbie (Canadian musician) and Dominique Robertson.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Film Howard Hawks Marilyn Monroe Filmed in Hollywood, "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" is set in Paris.
Gigi (1958 film) Film Vincente Minnelli "Gigi" is set in Paris, 1900
Good Morning, Midnight Book Jean Rhys Setting, 1930s
Hallucinating Foucault Book Patricia Dunker "Hallucinating Foucault" is set in Paris, France
Hugo Film
Irreversible Film Gaspar Noe "Irreversible" takes place during one tragic night in Paris.
La boheme Song Charles Aznavour The bohemian life, "La Boheme" is set in Montmartre
La Vie en Rose Film Olivier Dahan "La Vie en Rose" is set in Paris
La vie en rose Song Edith Piaf Paris
Le Pere Goriot Novel Honore de Balzac "Le Pere Goriot" begins in June 1819, following Napoleon's defeat at Waterloo, after the House of Bourbon had been restored to the throne of France.
Le Pont des Arts Painting
Pierre-Auguste Renoir Pont des Arts, pedestrian bridge crosses the Seine at the Louvre, perspective of painting is from W of bridge on Port des Saints-Peres, looking E toward the Institut de France
Les Vampires Film Louis Feuillade "Les Vampires" is set in Paris, France
Morning in Paris Painting Pierre Bonnard Locale
Non, je ne regrette rien Song Edith Piaf Paris
Orphans of the Storm (1921) Film D W Griffith Henriette takes her sister Louise to Paris in the hope of finding ....
Our Lady of the Flowers Book Jean Genet Setting
Playtime Film Jacques Tati Setting and Filming Location
Portraits of Places Book
Henry James Travelogue
Private Lives Play
Noel Coward Setting
Reveries of a Solitary Walker Memoir Jean-Jacques Rousseau In "Reveries of a Solitary Walker", Swiss-born philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau describes his wanderings around Paris during the end of his life.
Shoot the Piano Player Film Francois Truffaut Setting and Filming Location
Suite Francaise Book Irene Nemirovski "Storm in June", the first novel in "Suite Francaise" is set in Paris, June 1940
The Autoboigraphy of Alice B Toklas Book Gertrude Stein "The Autobiography of Alice B Toklas" is set in Paris, 1903-1907
The Bald Soprano Play Eugene Ionesco Plays in permanent repertory at Theatre de la Huchette, Paris
The Bourne Identity Film
Doug Liman Film location
The Bourne Ultimatum Film Paul Greengrass Film location
The Bridal Party (short story) Short Story F Scott Fitzgerald The Bridal Party's imminent marriage is to be held in Paris at the Protestant Episcopal Church of the Holy Trinity, Avenue George-Cinq. The date is two weeks off, early in June.
The Enormous Room Book E E Cummings Setting
The Hunchback of Notre Dame Book Victor Hugo The Hunchback of Notre Dame is set in Paris, 6 January 1482
The Inferno Book Henri Barbusse Set in a Parisian hotel room
The Invention of Hugo Cabret Book Brian Selznick Hugo Cabret lives in a Paris train station, most likely the old Gare Montparnasse (demolished 1969)
The Last Metro Film Francois Truffaut "Le Dernier Metro" is set in Nazi German occupied Paris, Second World War
The Last Seance (short story) Short Story
Agatha Christie "The Last Seance" is set in Paris.
The Murders in the Rue Morgue Short Story Edgar Allan Poe In Poe's "The Murders in the Rue Morgue", Rue Morgue is a fictional street in Paris, France.
The Mystery of Marie Roget (short story) Short Story Edgar Allan Poe This event occurred about two years after the atrocity in the Rue Morgue. Marie, who lived with her mother Estelle Roget in the Rue Pavee Saint Andree, worked for a perfumer who occupied one of the shops in the basement of the Palais Royal.
The Red and the Black (novel) Epic Novel Stendhal Book II: Julien Sorel lives in Paris.
The Strange Case of Peter the Lett Book Georges Simenon In "The Strange Case of Peter the Lett" Police Detective Jules Maigret is after international fraudster Peter the Lett in Paris, 1920s.
The Sun Also Rises Book Ernest Hemingway
The Three Musketeers Book Alexandre Dumas Auguste Maquet Set in Paris, France, 1625
Too Early, Too Late Film Daniele Huillet "Too Early, Too Late" was filmed in Paris, Summer 1980
Trilby Book
George du Maurier "Trilby" is set in Paris's Bohemian Latin Quarter, 1860s
Tropic of Cancer Book Henry Valentine Miller "Tropic of Cancer" is set in Paris, 1930s
You Can't Go Home Again Book
Thomas Wolfe Setting
Zazie in the Metro Book Raymond Queneau "Zazie in the Metro" is set in Paris
Zero for Conduct Film Jean Vigo Setting

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