Meudon

Coordinates: 48°48′27″N 2°14′25″E / 48.8075°N 2.2403°E / 48.8075; 2.2403

Meudon is a municipality in the southwestern suburbs of Paris, France. It is in the département of Hauts-de-Seine. It is located 9.1 km (5.7 mi) from the center of Paris.

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Château De Meudon - History
... The château-fort of the manoir of Val de Meudon is traceable to the 14th century ... A new château de Meudon, in a more congenial Renaissance style, was completed at the edge of the present terrace, about 1540 ... At the Cardinal's death in 1574, Meudon passed into the House of Guise until 1654, when, battered by the Wars of Religion and the Fronde, it was purchased by Abel Servien, surintendant des ...
Château De Meudon
... The former Château de Meudon, on a hill in Meudon, about 4 kilometres south-west of Paris, occupied the terraced steeply sloping site ... destroyed in a fire in 1871, and it is now the site of the Observatoire de Paris-Meudon ...
Louis, Grand Dauphin - Political and Military Role
... leisurely pursuits and was esteemed for his magnificent collection of art at Versailles and Meudon ... Louis XIV purchased Meudon for him from the widow of Louvois ... He lived quietly at Meudon for the remainder of his life surrounded by his two half-sisters Marie Anne de Bourbon and the Princess of Condé, both of whom he ...
Meudon - Personalities
... Louis-Ferdinand Céline lived here until his death, and is buried in Bas Meudon ... The town has a monument to Rabelais who died here as canon of Meudon, where he held the benefice from 1551-1552 ... Marle, mathematician, born in 1934, has lived in Meudon since 1970 ...
Solar Observatory Tower Meudon
... Solar Observatory Tower Meudon is a 36.47 metre tall tower built of reinforced concrete on the area of Meudon Observatory in Meudon, France, which has in its interior a spectrograph for ... Solar Observatory Tower Meudon was built in 1964-65, and is a solar tower, a type of solar telescope ...