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Address: 1 place du parvis de La Defense, Puteaux, La Defense, France
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Neat Architecture

I've always been a fan of unique buildings, and I was really happy to come across La Grande Arche while visiting a friend. I had seen it once in a movie or television series when... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike G
San Francisco, California
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very big and grate architecture from new age. Must see thing in new Paris. Grate panorama view. Lots of different things to do in area.

Thank Igor Š
Fredericia, Denmark
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You can't stop thinking about how they managed to make this building and how it is actually standing. An absolutely must see in Paris!

Thank RuneJohannesen
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7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The La Grande Arche is a magnificent piece of work. It faces directly the Arch de Triomphe thereby complementing eachother. It is worth visiting and close to the shopping mall too. It's simply amazing

Thank Chijioke O
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23 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has a modern architecture that fits La defense. However, it's incomparable to the historical Arc de Triumph in the beginning of the Champs Elysees.

Thank Rania S
San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always been a fan of unique buildings, and I was really happy to come across La Grande Arche while visiting a friend. I had seen it once in a movie or television series when I was younger, and seeing it in person was really cool. It almost looks like it defies gravity, and it's neat to see the modern... More 

Thank Mike G
Thessalonike, Thessaloniki, Greece
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A moden district buzzing with life, real life, away from the tourist hordes. The Grand Arch and the surrounding skyscrapers are truly impressive. Numerous photo opportunities especially on a sunny day. Easily accessible by Metro or RER. All in all a different, worthwhile visit. Even if you've visited before do visit again. Since my previous visit 12 years ago, it's... More 

Thank Yiannis P
Muscat, Oman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had seen this photo which my father had visited 3 decades back and hence it was quite special for me to visit this personally. It was our last day at Paris and yet, we took a train ride for more than an hour to visit this building and it was so worth it. Loved everything about this and the... More 

Thank MaitrayeeShah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The building is amazing and spacious and how it was made astounds me its a work of art in it's own right i could have looked at it for hours and still not fully understood how it was put together .its a must see if you are in the place and the other sculpture and building's around the area are... More 

Thank Gary F
Tehran, Iran
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is located in financial part of the city exactly facing Etoile square surrounding Metro station exit and shops and resturants.

Thank MG5905
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

La Defense at the heart of modern Paris with a unique architecture You can easily get here using a Metro Line or RER train. It offers you a nice view of Arc De Triumph, has nice shopping areas, movie theater and a bunch of nice restaurants. Must visit for every Paris traveler who loves Modern Architecture

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