FORBIDDEN PARIS, UNDERGROUND MEGASTRUCTURES
Standing the test of time
An episode from the series THE WONDERS OF FRENCH ARCHITECTURE
Everyone has heard about Paris and its architectural treasures. But the City of Lights has many secrets yet to be discovered. Indeed, under its pavement, the French capital hides mysterious, dangerous, and unknown megastructures from the public.
These underground constructions are unique and essential for the city and represented enormous challenges for their builders.
A journey into the construction of Paris' foundations.