Angle du quai de la Tournelle et de la rue du Cardinal-Lemoine
Pont de la Tournelle
Chains and towers Tournelle? An old square tower from the medieval wall put up by king Philippe Auguste in 1185... which stood on the corner of the current bridge, on the quai de la Tournelle.This...
Tournelle? Yes, the bridge was named after a square tower included in the medieval wall raised by king Philip Augustus. In this tower they used to lock prisoners fated to galleys and brought to...