History and visit the Boulevard Haussmann in Paris
Boulevard Haussmann boulevard is located in the heart of Paris in the 8th and 9th arrondissement. It crosses the district of Madeleine, Europe, Hamburg-du-Roule, Faubourg Montmartre and the Chaussee d’Antin. It starts on 1 rue Drouot, 2 boulevard of the Italians and ends at 202 rue Saint Honoré-Fabourg.
Boulevard Haussmann has dimension: 2530 meters long and 30 meters wide and 33.60. Along the boulevard are the largest number of banks in the capital, prestigious shops and also many offices. It was designed by the prefect Haussmann in order to bring about an improvement in the city of Paris. The construction of this road has been undertaken by the Masons of the Creuse. Construction took place over a period of eighty years. They are fully completed in 1926.
The construction of the boulevard Haussmann led to the destruction of the house where Haussmann was born which was on the corner of the Rue du Faubourg Saint Honoré.Le boulevard Haussmann is divided into six sections, the opening track is made each finishing work. The first commissioning was made in 1857 and the last in 1926.
Boulevard Haussmann has historical places. It has various galleries, the seat of the general society and Figaro. Famous people lived there then Henri Bernstein, Jules Delafosse, Marcel Proust. Luxury hotels and were found in the driveway of the boulevard.
Transfer to the Boulevard Haussmann in Paris
A distance of 18.4 km between the Boulevard Haussmann the Orly airport. It is located 41.7 km from Charles de Gaulle Airport and 84.2 km from the airport of Beauvais.