Wednesday, 23 July 2008
Musee des plans-reliefs
Website here. Models of fortified towns. This museum looks worth a visit - part of the Invalides. It contains models - mostly in 1/600 scale of fortified towns gathered from across the centuries. The tradition started in 1668 at the behest of Louvois.
Picture; Engineers making a plan relief - Travaux de Mars 1684.