Porte de Paris, Lille

Interesting
This portal by Simon Vollant, put up between 1685 and 1692, served as the town gateway (it was part of the ramparts) and arc de triomphe. The arc de triomphe was built in honour of Louis XIV , secured by his Victory at the summit.

Useful information

Address : 

Rue de Paris, 59800 Lille

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Hospice Gantois
Hospice Gantois
Founded in 1462 by Jean de la Cambe,
0:30
St Sauveur quarter, Lille
St Sauveur quarter, Lille
This old working class district with its
0:30
Chapelle du Réduit
Chapelle du Réduit
The Fort of Réduit must have been built
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See all