Place de la Concorde

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Coordinates: 48°51′56″N 2°19′16″E / 48.86556°N 2.32111°E / 48.86556; 2.32111

Place de la Concorde
Place de la Concorde from the Eiffel Tower, Paris April 2011.jpg
The Place de la Concorde as seen frae the Eiffel Tour
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Lenth 359 m (1,178 ft)
Width 212 m (696 ft)
Arrondissement 8t
Quarter La Madeleine
Construction
Completion 1772
Denomination 1830

The Place de la Concorde (French pronunciation: ​[plas də la kɔ̃kɔʁd]) is ane o the major public squares in Paris, Fraunce. Measurin 8.64 hectares (21.3 acres) in aurie, it is the lairgest square in the French caipital. It is locatit in the ceety's aicht arrondissement, at the eastren end o the Champs-Élysées. In the French Revolution it wis called the Place de la Révolution, (where Philippe Égalité an Queen Marie Antoinette as well as Keeng Louis XVI were executed)