France By: Julia Seeley
Paris Paris is located on the Seine River and has a population of over 2,153,600 people.
The Eiffel Tower Located in Paris, The Eiffel Tower was completed in March of 1889, to celebrate the French Revolution.
The Eiffel Tower With  1,665 steps reaching to the top , this structure weights about 10,100 tons, and has had over 200 MI...
Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris The Notre Dame Cathedral was built in 1163, during Louis VII’s reign. It wasn’t completed u...
Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris The name Notre Dame means “Our Lady” in French and is dedicated to the beloved Virgin Mary.
Arc de Triomphe  The Arch of Triumph, commissioned by Napoleon in 1806, has engraved atop it the major victories by the Fr...
Louvre Museum This 12 th  century museum displays brilliant works of art such as  The   Mona Lisa ,  The Virgin and Child ...
Sources <ul><li>Images found on: </li></ul><ul><li>www.flickr.com </li></ul><ul><li>Information gathered from: </li></ul><...
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  1. 1. France By: Julia Seeley
  2. 2. Paris Paris is located on the Seine River and has a population of over 2,153,600 people.
  3. 3. The Eiffel Tower Located in Paris, The Eiffel Tower was completed in March of 1889, to celebrate the French Revolution.
  4. 4. The Eiffel Tower With 1,665 steps reaching to the top , this structure weights about 10,100 tons, and has had over 200 MILLION visitors over its lifetime.
  5. 5. Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris The Notre Dame Cathedral was built in 1163, during Louis VII’s reign. It wasn’t completed until 1345, 180yrs later.
  6. 6. Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris The name Notre Dame means “Our Lady” in French and is dedicated to the beloved Virgin Mary.
  7. 7. Arc de Triomphe The Arch of Triumph, commissioned by Napoleon in 1806, has engraved atop it the major victories by the French. Within the arch resides the names of generals.
  8. 8. Louvre Museum This 12 th century museum displays brilliant works of art such as The Mona Lisa , The Virgin and Child with St. Anne and The Oath of the Horatii
  9. 9. Sources <ul><li>Images found on: </li></ul><ul><li>www.flickr.com </li></ul><ul><li>Information gathered from: </li></ul><ul><li>www. france guide.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/fr.html </li></ul>

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