Early transfer between Roissy Charles de Gaulle to crossroad Croix-Rouge
History and visit the Carrefour de la Croix-Rouge
Belonging to the 6th arrondissement of Paris, at the crossroads of the Red Cross is located at the junction of the streets of Four, the Dragon of Grenelle de Sèvres, the Cherchemidi and Vieux-Colombier. Created in the 15th century was called the crossroads crossroads of Maladrerie crossroads of the Red Cross, the crossroads of the oven and place Michel Debré in 2005 in memory of politician Michel Debre.
In the 18th century, there was a child guilty for committing a misdemeanor. His mother could mobilize the entire neighborhood. The rumor that Louis XV kidnapped children aged 5 to 10 years for a sacrifice. The agitation gained momentum and several people ran into the police force at that time. To punish the Parisians, the king deprived of his presence by building a route avoiding Paris, known as the Revolt of the road.
Currently, the intersection of the Red Cross is one of the most charming places in the 6th arrondissement. You can discover the library of the School of Recreation and small shops beautiful, behind the huge Bon Marché. Visitors can admire the statue of a centaur due to Caesar which was built in 1985 at the crossroads Red Cross.
Apart from the centaur, and a sculpture of Caesar, there are specific sites that characterize this intersection. The Metro Red Cross came under line 10 Instead, it has been active from 1923 to 1939. The axis of the rue de Sèvres west overlooking the front of the Bon Marché. The axis of the Rue du Vieux-Colombier overlooks the north tower of the church of Saint-Sulpice.
Transfer to Carrefour de la Croix-Rouge in Paris The intersection of the Red Cross is located 16.4 km from Orly airport, 34.4 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 89.4 km from Paris Beauvais airport.