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Napoleon's body lies within Les Invalides Tombs.

L'Hôtel National des Invalides (to use the correct name of 'Les Invalides') is a complex of buildings in the 7th arrondissement of Paris.

It is also near to Eiffel Tower. This monument is one of my favourite because this is the burial site for France's most famous hero- Napoleon Bonaparte.

Napoleon's Tomb, Hôtel des Invalides, Paris, France

Napoleon's Tomb (6 coffins thick all built of different materials) in the Hotel des Invalides, Paris, France

Visitors can go into the veterans' chapel during certain hours, but museum staff does ask us to remember that the chapel is still in use as a religious ...

Paris France - Napoleon I's statue in the Cour d'honneur in Les Invalides

The tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte ...

Napoleon's Tomb, Hôtel des Invalides, Paris, France

Opulent gravesite of Emperor of France Napoleon Bonaparte. Napoleon is interred under the dome in Les Invalides in Paris, France.

During my family's recent trip to Europe, I was able to spend a morning by myself at Les Invalides in Paris. I spent several delightful hours wandering ...

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Napoleon's Tomb, Paris

Hotel Les Invalides Church in Paris, France is the burial place of Napoleon Paris Images

Les Invalides in Paris where Napoleon lies buried (copyright marilynztomlins)

The Dôme des Invalides, 107 metres (351 ft) tall and decorated with 12.65 kilograms (27.9 lb) of gold leaf, is an important landmark in Paris.

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Napoleon's Tomb, Hôtel des Invalides, Paris, France

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Napoleon's tomb

The sarcophagus of Napoleon Bonaparte

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Above the lintel is an extract from Napoleon's will: “I wish my ashes to rest on the banks of the Seine among the people of France whom I so much loved”.

On entering the church, you come to a balcony surrounding a hole in the floor looking down at the tomb. Some say this is a trick to ensure that even in ...

Skip the line Arc de Triomphe. Napoleon commissioned the famous triumphal arc in ...

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Les Invalides

The Tomb of Napoleon at the military museum in Paris. (from my Boyfriend '

Napoleon in Paris

De La Fosse's allegories under the dome over the tomb of Napoleon

The Hotel des Invalides may have been built with charitable intentions but in effect it is an ostentatious monument to Louis XIV and Napoleon (potentially ...

Opening of Napoleon's casket, Valley of the Tomb, 14 October 1840.

Napoleon sites in Paris

The north front of the Invalides: Mansart's dome above Bruant's pedimented central block

The Pont Alexandre III connects the Champs-Élysées quarter of Paris with it's other side of the Les Invalides and the Eiffel Tower. The bridge is named ...

The graceful Esplanade des Invalides (not to be confused with the Champs de Mars) stretches all the way to the Pont Alexandre III. It is a favorite spot for ...

This is one of the cap and dress which had been used by Napoleon Bonaparte and it had been kept in the Army Museum. This Army Museum is maintained in the ...

Inside we discovered the tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte, that of which further proved to me just how much this guy had issues. You can't tell too much in this ...

The complete project of Jules Hardouin-Mansart, with also south esplanade and colonnade, unfinished

Napoleon's tomb,Les Invalides, Paris _ Photo taken by Anthony Zois - 2010

I continued my walk along the Seine, heading toward the Hôtel des Invalides, admiring architecture along the way. Here is the Grand Palais.

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I continued my walk along the Seine, heading toward the Hôtel des Invalides, admiring architecture along the way. Here is the Grand Palais.

The golden alter on the upper level is the very definition of lavish. This is just to say that the lavishness of the tomb is not ...

Exhumation of the body of Napoleon

The museum sits on the same grounds as the Hôtel Royal des Invalides, a home and hospital for veterans. Louis XIV, who worried about the welfare of soldiers ...

This made the scientist to suggest that Napoleon might have slowly poisoned with arsenic - which is apparently one of the most effective preservative too!

Napoleon's remains lie within six coffins, one inside the other.

Visit of Louis XIV to Les Invalides. Painting by Pierre-Denis Martin

The Altar at Napoleon's Tomb ubderneath the famous golden dome. #france🇫🇷 #

Napoleon's tomb,Les Invalides, Paris _ Photo taken by Anthony Zois - 2010

Inside we discovered the tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte, that of which further proved to me just how much this guy had issues. You can't tell too much in this ...

Napoleon I visiting the infirmary of Les Invalides

Adolf Hitler and his officials visiting the Les Invalides, the tomb of Napoléon Bonaparte at Paris, France.

Inside we discovered the tomb of Napoleon Bonaparte, that of which further proved to me just how much this guy had issues. You can't tell too much in this ...

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Napoleon's statue,Les Invalides, Paris _ Photo taken by Anthony Zois - 2010

Napoleon's remains lie within six coffins, one inside the other.

Napoleon was buried on St. Helena. In 1840 his body was returned to Paris, where it was interred in the Hotel des Invalides.

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Louis XIV ordering the construction of Les Invalides

This is one of the cap and dress which had been used by Napoleon Bonaparte and it had been kept in the Army Museum. This Army Museum is maintained in the ...

Besides the antique arms and armor section, visitors can marvel at equipment, uniforms, and personal items used by generals and soldiers.

Why is Napoleon not treated with more respect in France?

More vacation pics from Napoleons Tomb. The first is the spectacular Dome over the Tomb

They're housed in glass cases in dramatically-lit rooms and galleries. While this lighting makes everything look splendid, one downside is the difficulty in ...

Napoleon's tomb in Les Invalides. (copyright Marilyn Z. Tomlins)

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Paris has been the “City of Love” for years; but I must admit that I have been falling in love with the city itself!

He came to the tranquil setting on one of his walks and was delighted with the peaceful landscape and plants that grew there. Napoleon's empty tomb lies ...

I also photographed one or two dioramas that were part of the displays.

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The golden alter on the upper level is the very definition of lavish. This is just to say that the lavishness of the tomb ...

Napoleon's plaque,Les Invalides, Paris _ Photo taken by Anthony Zois - 2010

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He came to the tranquil setting on one of his walks and was delighted with the peaceful landscape and plants that grew there. Napoleon's empty tomb lies ...

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Portrait of Napoleon in his forties, in high-ranking white and dark blue military

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The citadel watchtower

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The Chapel housing Napoleon's Tomb

Les Invalides Musée de l'Armée, where Napoleon's tomb lies.

Napoleon's tomb was dug in the center of the dome

Napoleon died on May 5o, 1821, on the island of St. Helena. His body stayed there until 1840, when it was transferred to Les Invalides while his tomb was ...

The Church of Invalides in Paris, France, where the tomb of Napoleon I lies

The Pantheon

... taxidermied.