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Château de Vincennes
Château de Vincennes

Where: Paris, France
Start of construction: 12th Century
End of construction: 18th Century
Most important renovations:
20th & 21st century
Accessible: yes
Important fact:
the castle complex consists of a 52-meter high keep (the tallest in Europe), 1100 meters of wall, a chapel, several pavilions and a 40-meter high entrance gate. Some other gateways
were demolished in the past.
On October 15, 1917 Dutch Mati Hari was executed on the castle grounds on charges
of espionage.

Last Updated:
July 2, 2023

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