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Place du Colonel Fabien

 

Place du Colonel Fabien

Place du Colonel Fabien
Arrondissement 10th, 19th
Quarter Hôpital Saint-Louis. Villette. Combat.
Construction
Completion January 16, 1789
Denomination July 7, 1945

The Place du Colonel Fabien (in English: "Colonel Fabien Square") is a square in Paris, France

Before the Pierre Georges, whose nom-de-guerre was Colonel Fabien.

The headquarters of the French Communist Party, designed by the Brazilian communist and utilitarian architect Oscar Niemeyer is located here, as is a station of the Paris Métro. Nearby is the former location of the medieval Gibbet of Montfaucon, a multi-tiered gibbet that was for most of its history outside Paris' city walls.

External links

  • Panoramic view
  • Satellite image from Google Maps


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