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The Gare de Lyon is a major railway station in Paris, France. It The station was built for the World Exposition of 1900. Built on multiple levels, it is considered a classic example of the architecture of its time.
Most notable is the large clock tower atop one corner of the station, similar in style to the clock tower of the UK Houses of Parliament, home to Big Ben. The Exposition Universelle of 1900 was a worlds fair held in Paris, France, to celebrate the achivements of the past century and to accelerate development into the next. ... This may refer to the: British Houses of Parliament. ... The Clock Tower, colloquially known as Big Ben Big Ben is the colloquial name of the Clock Tower of the Palace of Westminster in London, and an informal name for the Great Bell of Westminster, the largest bell in the tower and part of the Great Clock of Westminster. ...

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