Catacombes de Paris

Catacombs of Paris

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Since their creation, the Catacombs have aroused curiosity. In 1787, the Count d’Artois, the future Charles X, made the descent, along with Ladies of the Court. The following year a visit from Madame de Polignac and Madame de Guiche is mentioned. In 1814, Francis I, the Emperor of Austria living victoriously in Paris, visited them.

via Catacombs | Catacombes de Paris – Musée Carnavalet – Histoire de la ville de Paris | Paris.fr.

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