Fontaine du Palmier

Fontaine du Palmier

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The Fontaine du Palmier (1806-1808) is a monumental fountain located in the Place du Chatelet, between the Theatre du Chatelet et the Theatre de la Ville, in the First Arrondissement of Paris. It was designed to provide fresh drinking water to the population of the neighborhood and to commemorate the victories of Napoleon Bonaparte. It is the largest of the fountains still existing built during Napoleon's reign.
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