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Location address: France, Ile-de-France, Paris
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Parc Monceau is also known as Carmontelle. Claude Monet painted the park in 1876 . This park was also the site of the first parachute jump. That took place in 1797. You will also see an Egyptian pyramid and a series of images of Guy de Maupassant, Frédéric Chopin, Charles Gounod, Ambroise Thomas and Edouard Pailleron in this park.
Parc Monceau (French pronunciation: [paʁk mɔ̃so]) is a public park situated in the 8th arrondissement of Paris, France, at the junction of Boulevard de Courcelles, Rue de Prony and Rue Georges Berger. At the main entrance is a rotunda. The park covers an area of 8.2 hectares (20.3 acres).