Palaces in France

2017-07-29T03:56:10+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Palais des Papes, Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Tuileries Palace, Petit Trianon, Grand Trianon, Château de Chambord, Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy, Louvre, Palace of Fontainebleau, Chapels of Versailles, Palais Bourbon, Palace of Tau, Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, Palace of Versailles, Luxembourg Palace, Palais-Royal, Château de Saint-Cloud, Château de Vincennes, Château de Lunéville, Château de Richelieu, Château de Châteaubriant flashcards Palaces in France
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  • Palais des Papes
    The Palais des Papes (English: Papal palace, lo Palais dei Papas in Occitan) is a historical palace in Avignon, southern France, one of the largest and most important medieval Gothic buildings in Europe.
  • Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye
    The Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (French pronunciation: ​[ʃɑto də sɛ̃ ʒɛʁmɛ̃ ɑ̃ lɛ]) is a royal palace in the commune of Saint-Germain-en-Laye, in the département of Yvelines, about 19 km west of Paris, France.
  • Tuileries Palace
    The Tuileries Palace (French: Palais des Tuileries, IPA: [palɛ de tɥilʁi]) was a royal and imperial palace in Paris which stood on the right bank of the River Seine.
  • Petit Trianon
    Petit Trianon (French pronunciation: ​[pəti tʁijanɔ̃]; "small Trianon"), built between 1762 and 1768 during the reign of Louis XV, is a small château located on the grounds of the Palace of Versailles in Versailles, France.
  • Grand Trianon
    The Grand Trianon (French pronunciation: ​[ɡʁɑ̃ tʁijanɔ̃]) is a château (palace) situated in the northwestern part of the Domain of Versailles.
  • Château de Chambord
    The royal Château de Chambord at Chambord, Loir-et-Cher, France, is one of the most recognizable châteaux in the world because of its very distinctive French Renaissance architecture which blends traditional French medieval forms with classical Renaissance structures.
  • Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy
    The Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy or palais des ducs et des États de Bourgogne is a remarkably well-preserved architectural assemblage in Dijon.
  • Louvre
    The Louvre or the Louvre Museum (French: Musée du Louvre, pronounced: [myze dy luvʁ]) (French ) is the world's largest museum and a historic monument in Paris, France.
  • Palace of Fontainebleau
    The Palace of Fontainebleau (/fɒntɪnˌbloʊ/; French pronunciation: ​[fɔ̃tɛnblo]) or Château de Fontainebleau is located 55 kilometres (34 miles) southeast of the centre of Paris, and is one of the largest French royal châteaux.
  • Chapels of Versailles
    The château's first chapel dated from the time of Louis XIII, and was located in a detached pavilion at the northeast of the château.
  • Palais Bourbon
    The Palais Bourbon (pronounced: [pa.lɛ buʁ.bɔ̃]) is a government building located in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, on the left bank of the Seine, across from the Place de la Concorde.
  • Palace of Tau
    The Palace of Tau (French: Palais du Tau) in Reims, France, was the palace of the Archbishop of Reims.
  • Palais des Festivals et des Congrès
    The Palais des Festivals et des Congrès (Palace of Festivals and Conferences) is a convention center in Cannes, France, the venue for the Cannes Film Festival.
  • Palace of Versailles
    ("Versailles" redirects here. For the city of Versailles, see Versailles, Yvelines. For other uses, see Versailles (disambiguation).) The Palace of Versailles, Château de Versailles, or simply Versailles (English /vɛərˈsaɪ/ vair-SY or /vərˈsaɪ/ vər-SY; French: [vɛʁsaj]), is a royal château in Versailles in the Île-de-France region of France.
  • Luxembourg Palace
    The Luxembourg Palace (French: Palais du Luxembourg, pronounced: [pa.lɛ dy lyk.sɑ̃.buːʁ]) is located at 15 rue de Vaugirard in the 6th arrondissement of Paris.
  • Palais-Royal
    The Palais-Royal (French pronunciation: ​[pa.lɛ ʁwa.jal]), originally called the Palais-Cardinal, is a palace located in the 1st arrondissement of Paris.
  • Château de Saint-Cloud
    The Château de Saint-Cloud was a palace in France, built on a site overlooking the Seine at Saint-Cloud in Hauts-de-Seine, about 5 kilometres west of Paris.
  • Château de Vincennes
    The Château de Vincennes is a massive 14th and 17th century French royal fortress in the town of Vincennes, to the east of Paris, now a suburb of the metropolis.
  • Château de Lunéville
    The Château de Lunéville which had belonged to the Dukes of Lorraine since the thirteenth century, was rebuilt as “the Versailles of Lorraine” by Duke Léopold from 1703 to 1723, from designs of Pierre Bourdict and Nicolas Dorbay and then of the architect Germain Boffrand, whose masterwork it became.
  • Château de Richelieu
    The Château de Richelieu was an enormous 17th century chateau (castle, or manor house) built by the French clergyman, nobleman, and statesman Cardinal Richelieu (1585–1642) in Touraine.
  • Château de Châteaubriant
    The Château de Châteaubriant is a medieval castle strongly modified during the Renaissance, located in the commune of Châteaubriant in the Loire-Atlantique département of France.