Paris Observatory Photos
The Paris Observatory (1667-71) by Claude Perrault was established to take measurements required for French naval navigation. The Observatory is linked by a park to the Luxembourg Palace.
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|Paris Observatory (1667-71) campus on Left Bank. Paris, France. Architect: Claude Perrault.||Paris Observatory (1667-71) campus on Left Bank. Paris, France. Architect: Claude Perrault.||Dome of Paris Observatory used to fix Meridian of Paris in 1667. Paris, France.||Astronomer U.J.J.Le Verrier (1811-77) who predicted planet Neptune statue at Paris Observatory. Paris, France.|
|Hotel de Massa (1777) by Le Boursier was moved in 1929 from Champs-Elysées to campus of Paris Observatory. Paris, France.|
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