French Riviera monument : The Prince Palace in Monaco

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The Prince Palace

As guardian of an age-old tradition, this Palace, located in a unique setting, was built on the site of a fortress erected by the Genoese in 1215.

Today one may indeed admire the splendours of this palace, such as: its Italian-style gallery and its 16th century frescoes; its Louis 15th suite all in yellow and gold, its Blue Suite, a harmonious blend of glorious blue and gold; its Palatine Chapel covered with polychromatic wood-panelling (wainscoting); the Throne Room, decorated with an impressive Renaissance fireplace; the Palatine Chapel built in the 17th century; St-Mary's Tower, built from white stones from nearby La Turbie; the Main Courtyard and its 17th century Ferrara marble horseshoe-shaped staircase…

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