Tour de l'Horloge, Paris

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  • Tour de l'Horloge du palais de la Cité-the oldest clock tower of the oldest Parisian royal palace-royal residence on the island of Site. The Tower was built in the middle of the XIV century, during the Hundred Years War, King John II The Good as a watchtower. In order to keep an eye on the surroundings and the arrival of English tourists do not miss... In 1370, on the tower, the named of the clock, installed the first Street clock... How exactly the watch looks now-can be clarified while walking around the island of Site...
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  • Tour de l'Horloge (Clock Tower) is one of the towers of of the Palais de la Cité (First Royal Palace in Paris) at Ile de la Cité. You'll see Tour de l'Horloge as you walk along the Seine River or up c...  more »
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  • One of the standing towers of the Palais de la Cité (First Royal Palace in Paris) that you can see along the Seine River. Do make sure to see the interesting clock face
  • Built by Capetian King Robert V ("Le Pieux") as the first of the 4 towers meant to enlarge his Medieval Palace. It has on its wall the first French public clock, given as a gift by the King to the Parisians in 1371. The birth and death of all French Kings has been traditionally celebrated with it's bells ringing for 3 days and 3 nights.
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