La Place de la Concorde - featuring the 23-metre high Egyptian Obélisk of Luxor - is one of the major public squares in Paris. It is located at the eastern end of the Champs-Élysées and measures 8.6 hectares, making it the largest square in the French capital. 

Prepare for your visit here and learn how to get there with the metro.

  • Largest square in Paris
  • Created in 1772
  • Redesigned between 1836 and 1846 by architect Jacques-Ignace Hittorf