The Place de la Concorde is located at the eastern end of the Champs Elysees and is packed full of sites to explore. Here is a crash course on what to see:
To start, the square was originally the location of the guillotine. Several name changes later, it became the Place de la Concorde and is Paris’s largest square.
Directly in the middle is the Luxor Obelisk from Egypt. Depicted on the obelisk is a diagram of how it was moved from Luxor to Paris.