This is a bronze replica in smaller scale of a monument created by Bartholdi, the sculptor of the Statue of Liberty in New York, in order to commemorate Denfert-Rochereau, who defended the city of Paris in the 1870/71 war.
Place Denfert-Rochereau, 75014 Paris, France
Nearest Transit: Denfert-Rochereau (Line No. 4 & 6)
+33 3 84 55 90
Lion of Belfort and Nearby Attractions on Map
Luxembourg Gardens(1.2 km)
The Jardin du Luxembourg is a formal French garden with lush lawns, tree-lined promenades, terraces, chestnut groves, and ponds over an area of 23 hectares.
St. Etienne du Mont(1.7 km)
Eglise Saint Nicolas du Chardonnet(2.1 km)
A controversial church serving as de facto headquarters of the arch-traditionalist Society of Saint Pius X, who occupied the church in 1977 and have ignored subsequent eviction orders.
Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont(1.8 km)
Palais du Luxembourg(1.7 km)
A richly decorated palace built for Marie de Medici in the early 17th century, currently the French Senate.
Pont des Arts(2.7 km)
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