CATEGORY: French History
The Cold War Race to Build the Concorde
January 21, 2016

Forty years after the Concorde’s first commercial flight, read about the rival Soviet “Konkordski” and the Cold War race to build the world’s first supersonic jet. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About the Eiffel Tower
March 31, 2014

Explore 10 surprising facts about the Parisian icon. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About Marie Antoinette
October 16, 2013

Check out 10 surprising facts about the former queen of France. Read More

6 Things You May Not Know About the Louvre
August 9, 2013

As the world-famous museum turns 220 years old, here are some surprising facts about its long history. Read More