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List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Paris skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Paris architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Paris are included on this list. Information about these Paris buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Paris and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different buildings, including Centre Georges Pompidou and Eiffel Tower.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Paris?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Paris. Famous architectural houses within the city of Paris are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    25 Rue Franklin

    25 Rue Franklin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures
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    • City/Town: Paris, Île-de-France, France, Western Europe, Europe
    • Opened: Jan 01 1903
    • Created By: Auguste Perret
    • Construction Started: 1902
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    70 Rue Regnault, Paris

    70 Rue Regnault, Paris is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures
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    • City/Town: Paris, Île-de-France, France, Western Europe, Europe
    • Opened: Jan 01 1971
    • Created By: J de Brauer
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    Agoudas Hakehilos Synagogue

    Agoudas Hakehilos Synagogue is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures
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    The Agoudas Hakehilos synagogue, at 10 rue Pavée, in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, commonly referred to at the Pavee synagogue, rue Pavee synagogue, or Guimard synagogue, was erected in 1913 by the architect Hector Guimard, and inaugurated on June 7, 1914. This synagogue was commissioned by the ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, Île-de-France, France, Western Europe, Europe
    • Created By: Hector Guimard
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    Alfred Budge House

    Alfred Budge House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures
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    The Alfred Budge House, in Paris, Idaho, located at N. 1st, West at W. 1st, North, is a historic house that was built in 1880. It was renovated to include Second Empire styling, including a mansard roof, at a later date. The house has a complex design with three major sections and multiple smaller ones; ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, Idaho, USA
    • Style: Second Empire
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    The Arab World Institute is an organization founded in Paris in 1980 by 18 Arab countries with France to research and disseminate information about the Arab world and its cultural and spiritual values. The Institute also promotes cooperation and exchanges between France and the Arab nations, ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1987
    • Created By: Jean Nouvel
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    The Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile is one of the most famous monuments in Paris. It stands in the centre of the Place Charles de Gaulle, at the western end of the Champs-Élysées. It should not be confused with a smaller arch, the Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, which stands west of the Louvre. The Arc de ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1806
    • Structural Height (m): 50.0
    • Architect: Jean Chalgrin
    • Created By: Jean Chalgrin
    • Style: Neoclassicism
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    Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel

    Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Paris Buildings & Structures
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    The Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel is a triumphal arch in Paris, located in the Place du Carrousel. It was built between 1806 and 1808 to commemorate Napoleon's military victories of the previous year. The more famous Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile, across from the Champs Élysées, was designed in the same ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
    • Opened: Jan 01 1808
    • Created By: Charles Percier, Pierre François Léonard Fontaine
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    Arènes de Lutèce

    The Arènes de Lutèce are among the most important remains from the Gallo-Roman era in Paris, together with the Thermes de Cluny. Lying in what is now the Quartier Latin, this amphitheater could once seat 15,000 people, and was used to present gladiatorial combats. Constructed in the 1st century AD, this ...more

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    • City/Town: Paris, France
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