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National Ceremonies on November 11th in Paris

July 14th / Bastille Day

The year 2018 marks the end of a cycle of Great War commemorations. The National Ceremonies in Paris will be the culmination of a 4-year program.

National Ceremonies

9am: A ceremony in honour of the Field-Marshals of the Great War at the Hôtel National des Invalides

11am: International ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe

1pm: An official lunch will be hosted at the Elysée Palace in the presence of the President of the French Republic and the foreign dignitaries.

3pm: Opening of the Paris Peace Forum

From Sunday 11th to Tuesday 13th November 2018 Grande Halle de la Villette, Paris

For more information, visit:

https://www.paris.fr/actualites/balade-sur-les-pas-de-la-grande-guerre-a-paris-6130 (External link)