Montparnasse to be the Times Square of Paris

The owners of the Tour Montparnasse in Paris have announced plans to revamp the 1970s tower block to make it more modern and something Paris can take pride in.

Top of the Tour Montparnasse, Paris.

Top of the Tour Montparnasse, Paris. Image by Vinicius Pinheiro / CC BY-SA 2.0

An architecture competition will be launched and the project could cost up to €700 million. The transformation of the building would help towards the mayor of the city’s dream to turn the Montparnasse area into the Times Square of Paris. Read more:

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