Results for: Tuileries

In Paris

Can the Tuilerie building still be seen in Paris today?

Tuilerie Building Today . Alas, no. The palais des Tuileries was one of the earliest parts of the Louvre to be built; it was the Royal residence when the King was brought b ( Full Answer )
In Paris

How many visitors does Jardin des Tuileries have?

The Garden of Tuileries is located in Central Paris. There is no official count of the number of visitors. The Louvre museum is located at one end of the garden and had 8,5 mi ( Full Answer )
In Jobs & Education

How many rooms did Palais des Tuileries have?

I was told by a friend that works in the Ministry des Monuments Historiques in Paris that according to their records, it had 976 rooms from the Throne Room, the Salles des Mar ( Full Answer )
In Paris

What was the original function of the Jardin des Tuileries?

The name tells the story. Jardin means garden; des tuileries means of the tiles. The garden was part of the grounds of a Palace built on the clay fields where clay tiles had b ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Have a Sevres porcelain plate circa 1840 with a hand painted portrait of the Duc de Bourgogne on it It has the royal mark on the back and the mark of the Chateau de Tuileries What is it worth?

I can't tell you the value, but I can tell you how to find out. There are collectors books that list the secondary market value of plates and other items. You can look in one ( Full Answer )
In History of France

How many were killed at Tuileries?

Napoleon's "whiff of grapeshot" killed 1,400 Royalist counter Revolutionaries on 5 October 1795 and cleared the streets of Paris in defense of the Directory at Tuileries Pal ( Full Answer )
In History of France

Why was Louis XVI of France imprisoned in the Tuileries Palace?

The French King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antionette (along with their children and others) were forced to vacate the Palace of Versailles and move to the Tuileries Palace in ( Full Answer )