Tuesday, August 13, 2019

10 Amazing Medieval Buildings

From The Travel:
During its history of around 800 years, La Conciergerie has had many purposes. At one point or another, it has served as a royal residence, a courthouse, and even a prison. During the French Revolution, the former palace was primarily used as a place of detention, and it was here that Marie-Antoinette was imprisoned. While touring the building today, you can see the chapel that exists on the site of Marie-Antoinette’s cell. You’ll also discover the original kitchens built under King John the Good, as well as the Guards Room and Hall of Soldiers. (Read more.)

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