Assemblée Nationale, Paris

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Formerly the Palais Bourbon, Assemblée Nationale has housed the National Assembly, the French parliament's lower house, since 1827. Take one of the free tours offered to view the inner architecture and artwork, including the painting l'Histoire de la Civilization by Delacroix. You may be interested in attending one of the assembly's debates, which have been open to the public since the French Revolution. Make your reservation online ahead of time for both activities, and check the website for detailed instructions. Using our custom trip planner, Paris attractions like Assemblée Nationale can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Imposing building, the National Assembly of France, usually not open to the public. So, the visit just to see him off.
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  • visit to the National Assembly for the heritage with hotel lassay days. grandiose.des wonders a decouvrir.tout is magnificence.a must see.
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  • etonnant absolument! We did a rare opportunity. How is the day of Patrimonaire, we were able to make a visit inside conchecendo all the dependencies of the building, in rare opportunity. The building, where works the equivalent of Congress, is absolutely luxurious. Rich in history and beauty. Formed by beautiful room filled with chandeliers and frescoes of rare beauty. The opportunity to enter the House, which is beautiful too, was impressive. Hard to describe everything, but may be seeing things as for example, the original process of trial of Joan of arc and the minutes of the trial and sentencing of King XVI Light. Among the best trips we've ever done. The library is something ... indescribable.
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  • It was neat to see another national parliament! There was a certain matter-of-fact quality to it, nothing like the grandeur of the American Capitol building. I liked that. The guard was kind enough to let me snap a photo of him, too!
  • The Assemblée Nationale, located in palais Bourbon, is the lower house of the French parliament, and this is where politics happen! The building is quite lovely, architecturally speaking, and it offers open visits with audio guides a few times a day (not on Sunday). Worth visiting.
  • Classic style building
  • National parliaments house of Republique of France.
  • Don't miss it, free tour if you book in advance on their site

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