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The Blue Spiral Stairs in La Conciergerie, France - Built in the Middle Ages as a Merovingian Palace, it was later converted to a prison when Charles V decided the Louvre was much better place to live. It had a bit of a notorious reputation, from the torture, to its roll as a holding cell for prisoners before meeting the guillotine during the reign of terror. This staircase is located in the main hall and leads up to the upper stories.
La Conciergerie Paris, France. A fascinating place to visit in Paris is the La Conciergerie. Build in the Middle Ages as a Merovingian Palace, it was later converted to a prison when Charles V decided the Louvre was much better digs. It has a notorious reputation, due to frequent torture of prisoners, and its role as a holding cell for prisoners awaiting the guillotine during the Reign of Terror. This staircase is located in the main hall and leads up to the upper stories…
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