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Champ-de-Mars

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Champ-de-Mars
Place Jacques Rueff
75007 Paris
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    • Sights
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    • English
    • French
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    • Scenic View
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    • Group Visit

The Champ-de-Mars stretches out from the Eiffel Tower to the Military school. Ancient military parade ground of the Ecole Militaire students, it was transformed into a parc between 1908 and 1928. The first parisians horse-courses begun from 1780 to the in auguration of the Hippodrome de Longchamp.The Champ-de-Mars was the place of the World's Fairs between 1867 and 1937, the Eiffel Tower was the celebrity of the 1889's Fair.

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