The Charonne quarter is an area of the 20th arrondissement of named after a former municipality in the area, which was merged into the city of Paris in 1860 by Napoleon III and split between Charonne quarter, the Père-Lachaise quarter and Saint-Fargeau quarter.

Landmarks in the Area

Metro station
Alexandre Dumas is a station on Paris Métro Line 2, on the border of the and . Photo: Clicsouris, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The lycée Dorian is a multi-functional school in the , founded in 1887, with a focus on science and technology. Photo: Willie Robert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Avron is a station on Paris Métro Line 2, on the border of the and . Photo: Jérôme, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

The 20th arrondissement of Paris is the last of the consecutively numbered arrondissements of the capital city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

The Porte de Vincennes is one of the city gates of Paris situated in the Bel Air neighborhood of the . is situated 1¼ km southeast of Charonne.

The 11th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of . is situated 1¼ km west of Charonne. Photo: ParisSharing, CC BY 2.0.

The Faubourg Saint-Antoine was one of the traditional suburbs of , France. is situated 1½ km west of Charonne. Photo: Jean-François Gornet, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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