Museums and Monuments in Les Invalides ?

Les_InvalidesLes Invalides,  in the city’s 7th arrondissement containing museums and monuments, all relating to the military history of France, as well as a hospital and a retirement home for war veterans, the building’s original purpose. The buildings house the Musée de l’Armée, the military museum of the Army of France, the Musée des Plans-Reliefs, and the Musée d’Histoire Contemporaine, as well as the burial site for some of France’s war heroes, notably Napoleon Bonaparte.

In the courtyard, a memorial ceremony marking a day of national mourning for the 130 people killed in the November 13 attacks.

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