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1 Parc Paul Mistral, 38100, Grenoble, France
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1st concrete tower in Europe

Erected in 1925 in just 9 months for the international exhibition on hydroelectricity, this tower... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
stism
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Grenoble, France
Great tower in neglect

It's a shame that this interesting tower is in such a poor state. It just stands there closed to... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2016
Timofey V
,
France
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May 21, 2017
“1st concrete tower in Europe”
Feb 12, 2016
“Great tower in neglect”
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1 Parc Paul Mistral, 38100, Grenoble, France
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

Erected in 1925 in just 9 months for the international exhibition on hydroelectricity, this tower was the first concrete tower built by Auguste Perret. This architect was a big fan of this new material. He is mostly famous for re-building Le Havre after WW II...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2016

It's a shame that this interesting tower is in such a poor state. It just stands there closed to visitors and crumbles slowly.

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

It is said to be a historical building of France for this is the very second concrete made in France. But with time, it has become a dangerous building, impossible to repair not to do anything about it. What a shame!!!

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