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La Conciergerie

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More photos of the Conciergerie

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The Conciergerie is in the Palais de Justice on the Ile de la Cité, where it can be seen from the Right Bank of the Seine.


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This picture was taken at night from a Seine sightseeing boat.


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The Salles des Gardes, or Guardroom, dates back to the early 14th Century.


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During the French Revolution, female prisoners exercised in the Women's Courtyard while awaiting trial (and, in many cases, execution).


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Marie-Antoinette's dimly-lit cell has been decorated to resemble what it might have looked like during her two months of imprisonment in 1793.

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