'Napoleon's Paris: Parisian Legacy of France's First Emperor' Webinar
New York Adventure Club
Tuesday, September 19 · 12 - 1:30pm CDT
While Paris has been shaped by countless French leaders throughout its history, none were as influential on the City of Light as Napoleon Bonaparte, France's first emperor and consul. In just under a decade, Napoleon built everything from its first source of running water to most iconic monuments. What exactly was Napoleon trying to achieve with Paris during his time in power and what do many of his Parisian achievements say about this remarkable military commander and inspirational ruler? It's time to uncover the oversized influence of Napoleon's short, but intense reign through the lens of Paris.