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A notable landmark in Paris, the Arc de Triomphe stands at the west end of the Champs-Élysées, construction began August 15,1806 -Inaugurated July 29 1836 honors those who fought in French Revolution and Napoleonic wars. Beneath lies the Tomb of the Unknown Solider from World War I. Beautifully designed by Jean Chalgrin.