It was used for the 1867, 1878 and 1889 World’s Fairs which were hosted by the City of Light, yet was also the site of various tragic events such as the Champs to Mars massacre in 1791. 10 tips to ...
The French statesman Georges Jacques Danton (1759-1794) was a leader during the French ... responsible for the popular agitation that culminated in the massacre of the Champ de Mars. In December 1791 ...
Video shows adrenaline junkies leaping from the world-famous Paris landmark and zooming at 55mph over the Champ de Mars before reaching the Ecole Militaire. Set up by water brand Perrier, the ...
The project also calls for an overhaul of the vast lawns on the Champ de Mars, the site of dozens of major public events each year, such as concerts or mass viewings of sporting events like the World ...