Hotel National des Invalides or the Invalides Army Museum is located in Paris 7th near the Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysées and the Seine River. In 1670, King Louis XIV adopted the plans of Liberal Bruant for the construction of a hospice for disabled soldiers of the army, otherwise condemned to theft and begging. This site, the second largest after the Versailles, began in 1671. The church of the soldiers opened in 1677. However it is in 1706 that the consecration of the royal church, famous for its golden dome, marked completion of the work. The Hotel des Invalides the coffin of Napoleon Bonaparte under its dome.
We offer several hotels near Invalides in Paris.
Hotel National des Invalides: Place des Invalides – 75007 Paris
Metro station: Invalides (lines 8, 13) or la Tour-Maubourg (line 8).
RER C station: Invalides.