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La Fontaine Moliere

The La Fontaine Moliere is a nice small fountain located at the intersection of Rue Richelieu and... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2015
Ibadanboy
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Nairobi, Kenya
A beautiful fountain and tribute to Molière

It's an easily missed monument that is located on the corner of rue Molière and rue de Richelieu... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2014
KarenV87
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Tampa, Florida
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Rue Moliere et rue de Richelieu, Paris, France
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Reviewed January 25, 2019

As we stayed at a hotel on rue Moliere we passed this fountain, dedicated to French playwright Molière (1622 -1673), several times a day. When we first saw it, at the corner of rue Molière and rue de Richelieu (where Moliere lived and died), it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Slightly hidden from the crowds, La Fontaine Moliere is a great meeting spot a couple blocks away from The Louvre. There is a great bubble tea place right next door as well.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2017

This monument takes you by surprise, it's something we stumbled across as we walked back to our hotel. It is almost hidden away which is a shame and although called a "fountain", when we were there in July 2017 it was completely empty with no...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed February 8, 2015

The La Fontaine Moliere is a nice small fountain located at the intersection of Rue Richelieu and Rue Moliere. Erected as a monument for Moliere (the French playwright), it was built in the 18 hundreds and the same architect who designed the Saint Sulpice fountain...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed April 27, 2014

It's an easily missed monument that is located on the corner of rue Molière and rue de Richelieu near the Palais Royal and Comédie Française. You'll miss it if you don't take a detour down rue de Richelieu from the Avenue de l'Opéra on your...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal,
this neighborhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along
Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of
decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined
with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering
window displays. Every other establishment has someone
to open the door for you or park your car. You can
spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or
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