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The equestrian statue is just to the right of Notre Dame Cathedral. As we were standing there some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daniel A
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Beijing, China
Carolus Magnus, Charlemagne the Great!

Well, I'm a history guy so I definitely like things like statues of Holy Roman Emperors... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
John S
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California
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The equestrian statue is just to the right of Notre Dame Cathedral. As we were standing there some police with some heavy firepower walked right past us which was cool. The statue is very tall in size and very cool. You only need a few...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Well, I'm a history guy so I definitely like things like statues of Holy Roman Emperors! Charlemagne the Great, a statue from the 19th Century, is a beautiful rendering of the early, Western European emperor. As you are facing the towers of the Notre Dame...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Everybody come for the Notre-Dame without take a good look at this statue which was sculpted in bronze by Louis and Charles Rochet. Personally I found this statue very beautiful. Take a good look how beautiful the clothes of them in detail

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Right in the area of the Notre dame, a very stunning bronze statue. The q normally starts around here for Notre dame.

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

The bronze equestrian statue of Charlemagne can be found at the entrance of the famous Notre Dame on the Ile de la Cite. Metro station you need is called Cite.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 18 April 2018

This statue of Charlemagne on horseback sits in the square in front of Notre Dame close to the bank of the Seine. As such, even though a large monument it is dwarfed by the Cathedral. Upon the pedestal is Charlemagne, astride a horse, whose reins...More

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 15 January 2018

In front of Notre Dame, there is a huge open space, really not much there, but off to the right side, closer to the Seine, is the Equestrian Statute of Charlemagne. Not quite sure why or how it managed to get here, but this is...More

Thank bob2bkk
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

The Charlemagne Equestrian Statue is in the square in front of the Notre Dame, is free to view and won’t take long either. It’s worth checking out if you’re in the area.

Thank KylieIsTravelling
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This sculpture is located in a big square in front of the Notre Dame (see pic), which is always packed full of people, all buzzing around the Notre Dame. The sculpture is a nice time waster as you'll be waiting to go inside anyway, but...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 6 August 2017

More than likely you will have some wait in the square for Notre Dame. The best feature of the square aside from the front of Notre Dame is the impressive and large statue to Charlemagne who pieced together the Holy Roman Empire. The historical significance...More

Thank Grover R
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Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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