Musée des Plans-Reliefs

The Musée des Plans-Reliefs is a museum of military models located within the Hôtel des Invalides in the of , . The construction of models dates to 1668 when François-Michel le Tellier, Marquis de Louvois and minister of war to Louis XIV, began a collection of three-dimensional models of fortified cities for military purposes, known as 'plans-relief'.

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Museum
Photo: DXR, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Museum
The Musée de l'Armée is a national military museum of located at Les Invalides in the . is situated 110 meters northwest of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: PHGCOM, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Varenne is a station on line 13 of the Paris Métro in the , named after the Rue de Varenne. is situated 140 meters east of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: BrokenSphere, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
is situated 140 meters south of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: Diliff, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
The 7th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

Suburb
Saint-Germain-des-Prés is one of the four administrative quarters of the , , located around the church of the former Abbey of Saint-Germain-des-Prés. is situated 1½ km east of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: DXR, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
The 6th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . is situated 1½ km southeast of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: Mbzt, CC BY 3.0.

Locality
Place des Pyramides is a public square in the of , . is situated 1½ km northeast of Musée des Plans-Reliefs. Photo: John Trainor, CC BY 2.0.

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