Place de Vosges is the oldest square in Paris.
The project was probably designed by Baptiste du Cerceau, and originally named Place Royale. The king's and queen's pavilions were the south and north gateways.
Keywords: France, Ville-de-France, outdoor spaces, hydraulic structures, urban planning. Submitted by Natalie Martinez.
17th Century (1600 - 1699 CE)
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