La Défense

La Défense is a collection of modern high-rise office and residential buildings built according to an evolving central plan on the western outskirts of , beyond the last Parisian loop of the river Seine.

Notable Places in the Area

Metro station
La Défense is a station of the Transilien suburban rail lines, RER, Paris Métro and tram. Photo: Poudou99, CC BY 3.0.

Railway station
Photo: Pline, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Musical instrument store
is a large French retail chain selling cultural and electronic products, founded by André Essel and Max Théret in 1954.

Localities in the Area

is a commune in the western suburbs of , . Photo: mwanasimba, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a commune located in the Hauts-de-Seine Department of the Île-de-France region of France. is situated 1¼ km east of La Défense. Photo: Clicsouris, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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