Arc de Triomphe is part of the Cultural Specialization and can be found in the specialization menu (shield icon in bottom left corner), under the Cultural Tab.
How do you get to the Arc de Triomphe?
To safely reach the monument you can follow the underground passageway on the Champs-Elysées that comes up at the base of the Arc de Triomphe. It’s quite a sight! Enjoy a stroll around the base of the monument, which seems even more massive when you’re standing right under the central arch.
What is Arc de Triomphe in Simcity?
The Arc de Triomphe is an Attracter Landmark. It originates in Paris, France.
What street is the Arc de Triomphe on?
Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France. It stands at the centre of the Place Charles de Gaulle (formerly called the Place de l’Étoile), the western terminus of the avenue des Champs-Élysées; just over 1.2 miles (2 km) away, at the eastern terminus, is the Place de la Concorde.
How do I get to the Arc de Triomphe by Metro?
The nearest Metro stop is Charles de Gaulle – Étoile, on Metro line 1. This is conveniently located right underneath the Arc de Triomphe, which means you can come out of the station and enjoy the monument right away.
How much does it cost to visit Arc de Triomphe?
The Arc is open daily from 10am closing at some point between 10pm and 11pm depending on the time of year. Adult admission is 12 Euros with under 18s free (2019 prices). Admission is also free for 18-25 years old if you are a citizen of one the countries of the EU or are a non-European permanent residents of France.
Is there an elevator in the Arc de Triomphe?
There is wheelchair access by elevator to the middle level, but not to the top. Visitors with limited mobility can access the arch but may need assistance getting through the underpass. Although there is one elevator, you must climb 46 stairs to access the viewpoint.
Who is buried under the Arc de Triomphe?
The Arc de Triomphe honours those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, with the names of all French victories and generals inscribed on its inner and outer surfaces. Beneath its vault lies the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier from World War I.
Is the Arc de Triomphe made of stone?
Since 1836, the Arc de Triomphe has stood as a symbol of France’s fortitude. Intended to immortalize the armies who fought in the Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, this massive stone structure is one of the most famous military monuments in the world.
How far is the Arc de Triomphe?
It is one of the most highly anticipated races in the worldwide racing calendar, with its prestige, value and history attracting spectators and competitors from around the globe to Longchamp in Paris. Length of the race – One mile and four furlongs.
What metro station is Sacre Coeur?
Metro. The blue line 2 and the green line 12 both take you in walking distance of the Sacré-Cœur. The closest metro stop to the basilica is Anvers on the line 2. After exiting the station, you will see the cathedral, then it’s only a 2 minute walk up Rue de Steinkerque before you arrive at the bottom.
When was Arc de Triomphe built?
August 15, 1806