Boulevard de Clichy

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Boulevard de Clichy
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The Moulin Rouge
on the Boulevard de Clichy
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Shown within Paris
Length935 m (3,068 ft)
Width42 m (138 ft)
Arrondissement 9th and 18th
Quarter Saint-Georges . Pigalle . Rochechouart
Coordinates 48°52′59.84″N2°20′2.61″E / 48.8832889°N 2.3340583°E / 48.8832889; 2.3340583 Coordinates: 48°52′59.84″N2°20′2.61″E / 48.8832889°N 2.3340583°E / 48.8832889; 2.3340583
From Place de Clichy
To Rue des Martyrs
Construction
Completion1864
Denominationde Clichy

The Boulevard de Clichy (French pronunciation:  [bulvaʁ də kliʃi] ) is a famous street of Paris, which lends its name to the Place de Clichy, resulted from the fusion, in 1864, of the roads that paralleled the Wall of the Farmers-General, both inside and out. It extends from the Place de Clichy to the Rue des Martyrs, nearly a kilometre away. During its tenure, the street has been known as the Boulevard des Martyrs, then the Boulevard Pigalle, and, finally, the Boulevard de Clichy. It is equally well known as the Boulevard Clichy.

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Notable buildings on the Boulevard de Clichy

Métro stations

The Boulevard de Cichy is located near the Paris Metro stations Place de Clichy, Blanche, and Pigalle, served by the Paris m 2 jms.svg , Paris Metro 12.svg , and Paris m 13 jms.svg lines.

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