Panthéon is a building in Paris's Quartier Latin (5th district). It was built as a church dedicated to Geneviève, the patron saint of Paris. It is one of the earliest examples of neoclassical architecture with its fronted face with its Roman column inspired by the Pantheon. Since it is located on the Sainte-Geneviève hill (Montagne Sainte-Genèvieve) in Paris's 5th arrondissement, it has a magnificent view over the entire city.

Foundation of the King XV. Although it was laid down on Louis' orders in 1758, due to financial difficulties, its construction could not be completed by 1789. The government, which came to the forefront after the French Revolution, did not allow the Panthéon to be used as a church and transformed the structure into a monumental tomb in which French intellectuals would be buried. Since then, the Panthéon has been converted into churches twice, but later returned to the memorial function. The physicist Léon Foucault proved that the Earth revolves around himself in 1851 with a 67-meter Foucault pendulum that he dove down from the dome of this structure, and his interest in France and around the world has aroused great interest. In the middle of the nineteenth century, there was a rumor that the religious fanatics stole Voltaire's body from the Panthéon and threw it into a heap of garbage.

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