Luxembourg Palace


In 1622 Marie de Medici, widow of Henri IV (my favorite French king), built the Luxembourg Palace. It is modeled after the Pitti Palace in her native Florence, Italy. As a student, I passed by here every day, and I think it will always hold a special place in my heart. 



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Hello .. I have just found your lovely blog. I love the Luxembourg Palace and gardens! It is truly beautiful and peaceful! I am a Francophile too so would love to follow your blog!
best wishes
Frances

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