Passage d’Harcourt, near the Collège d’Harcourt, a Medieval college of the Sorbonne built by the famous Anglo-French Harcourt familly during the Middle Ages. This passageway was demolished due to Haussmann’s obsession with straight avenues (Avenue Saint-Michel in this case).

Passage d’Harcourt, near the Collège d’Harcourt, a Medieval college of the Sorbonne built by the famous Anglo-French Harcourt familly during the Middle Ages. This passageway was demolished due to Haussmann’s obsession with straight avenues (Avenue Saint-Michel in this case).