About Paris

by Tristin

Intro

Paris is the capital of France. Paris is known for being the city of lights and the city of love. Paris was founded in 53 B.C. by the Romans. Since 53 B.C.the population is now 9,638,000. Many of the buildings have a history in Paris and some celebration have started in Paris.

History

Paris was founded in 53 B.C. by the Roman Empire. Since the Roman Empire did not last forever, so France got control. Then in 508 A.C. it became the capital. France started to build stuff like the Notre Damn de Paris and Philippe started the wall's of the Louvre. In the 13th century the population was 200,000. Also, it was the richest city in the west. Lots of thing happen in France like France having a new flag, not being a monarchy, and more.