Palais Bourbon, Paris, France



A government building located in Paris, the seat of the French National Assembly. The Palace was originally built in 1722 for Louise Françoise de Bourbon as a country residence surrounded by gardens. In 1768 Louis Joseph, Prince of Condé built a neoclassical palace. After the Revolution, the Council of Five Hundred was given the Palais Bourbon when the palace was redesigned for government use.


Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Bourbon Palace

  • G. Massiot & cie

  • Palaces

  • Public buildings

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 18th century

  • Italian Renaissance-Baroque styles

Place of Creation
  • Paris, France

  • +48.85341+2.3488

  • Paris

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Member of
Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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