Luxembourg Palace, Paris, France



Originally built (1615-1645) to be the royal residence of the the regent Marie de’ Medici, After the Revolution it was refashioned (1799-1805) into a legislative building. It was subsequently greatly enlarged and remodeled (1835-1856) and has been the seat of the Senate of the Fifth Republic since 1958.


Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Palais du Luxembourg

  • G. Massiot & cie

  • Palaces

  • Public buildings

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 17th century

  • Louis XIII

Place of Creation
  • Paris, France

  • +48.85341+2.3488

  • Paris

Departments and Units
Member of
Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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