La Sorbonne

The Sorbonne is a building in the Latin Quarter of Paris which from 1253 on housed the College of Sorbonne, part of one of the first universities in the world, later renamed University of Paris and commonly known as "the Sorbonne".

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The Collège de France, founded in 1530, is a higher education and research establishment in .

The Chapel of Sainte Ursule de la Sorbonne, also known as the Sorbonne Chapel, is a chapel located on the historical site, in the Latin quarter of Paris.

The Astronomy Tower of the Sorbonne is a tower at the 's Paris campus built to house an astronomical observatory for its students.

The Lycée Louis-le-Grand is a prestigious secondary school located in .

The Panthéon is a building in the Latin Quarter in , .

Localities in the Area

The Latin Quarter of Paris is an area in the and the arrondissements of .

The 5th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of .

The 6th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of .

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.

The 4th arrondissement of Paris is one of the 20 arrondissements of the capital city of .

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