Law Courts and Prison

Paris France Tourist Information and City Guide

The Law Courts (Palais de Justice) are situated next to the Conciergerie (prison) on Ile de la Cite at the south end of Pont-au-Change.

The Conciergerie was a prison during the French Revolution and a most dreaded place.  Among those imprisoned here were Thomas Paine and Mary Antoinette.

Palais de Justice in London England
Palais de Justice - Law Courts

Today, the Conciergerie is a museum.

The law courts and prison are located in the Notre Dame District of Paris France.


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