George V (Paris Métro)
|Paris Métro station|
|Location||101, av. des Champs-Élysées
118, av. des Champs-Élysées
8th arrondissement of Paris
|Opened||13 August 1900|
It was originally called Alma, after the nearby street named in honour of the Battle of Alma in the Crimean War. On 27 May 1920 the street and station were renamed after George V in appreciation of the United Kingdom's support for France during World War I.
The station entrance is located between Rue de Bassano and Avenue George V on the Champs-Élysées.
|M||Mezzanine for platform connection|
Line 1 platforms
|Platform 1||← toward La Défense – Grande Arche (Charles de Gaulle – Étoile)|
|Platform 2||toward Château de Vincennes (Franklin D. Roosevelt)→|
- Similarly named places:
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- Roland, Gérard (2003). Stations de métro. D’Abbesses à Wagram. Éditions Bonneton.
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