HD photos of Gare d'Austerlitz train Station in Paris
You can find the Gare d'Austerlitz right next to the River Seine, and today is one of the main train stations in Paris that has intercity trains travelling to different parts of France such as Limoges, Toulouse in the Midi-Pyrenees, Orleans and Tours in the Centre region, Nice in the Cote d’Azur region and many others.
High definition photograph of the Gare d'Austerlitz train station in Paris
We took this picture that shows part of the building that faces the left bank of the River Seine, which belongs to the Gare d'Austerltz train station that is now classed as a historical monument in Paris and provides services for the metro, RER, intercity and intonations trains.
Photo showing the l'Agriculture statue on the Gare d'Austerlitz in Paris
You will find that there are two different stone statues, or allegories, on the Gare d'Austerlitz, which represent Industry and Agriculture, and this photograph shows the statue called l'Agriculture, which has the inscription just underneath in the scroll and was produced by Elias Robert.
The Gare d'Austerlitz Metro line connection
Here you can see a photo we took of the metro line and viaduct section that connects to the Gare d'Austerlitz train station, and as you can tell from this image this is well above ground level as the railway line has to cross over the road before connecting to the Viaduc d'Austerlitz bridge.
Photo showing the Gare d'Austerlitz clock on the south east side of the station with the moon almost at noon
This is a close up photo we took showing the Gare d'Austerlitz clock on top of the facade facing the river, and as you can see underneath it says depart, which basically means departure in English, and this was part of the redesign when the train station was completely reconstructed in the 1860s by the architect Pierre-Louis Renaud.
Close up photograph of allegory for Poitier on the Gare d'Austerlitz train station
Here you can see a photograph we took of one of the stone allegories that depict a shield style emblem, which are located on the facade of the Gare d'Austerlitz train station in Paris and this particular one mentions Poitier, which is one of the original places the trains used to travel to.
Picture showing the underside of the Gare d'Austerlitz Metro line 5 viaduct section
With the Gare d'Austerlitz behind us, which is located on the left bank in the 13th Arrondissement, we took this photo while standing underneath the viaduct of metro line 5 looking over towards the Quai de la Rapee, while we were close to the entrance to this stop that is situated within this train station in Paris.
Paris Metro entrance at the Gare d'Austerlitz train station
Here you can see an image we took of the metro entrance at the Gare d'Austerlitz train station, which was originally named the Gare d'Orleans until Napoleon Bonaparte changed its name after his triumph at the Battle of Austerlitz, yet the metro stop itself was not opened until the 1930s.
Photo showing the Paris Metro platform for line 5 at the Gare d'Austerlitz train station
We were standing on the Metro platform serving line 5 at the Gare d'Austerlitz train station, when we took this photo looking out towards where the train tracks would go to the Viaduc d'Austerlitz viaduct over the River Seine.
HD picture showing the south east facade of the Gare d'Austerlitz station in Paris
We took this image showing a part of the south east facade of the Gare d'Austerlitz, which was originally constructed back in 1840, although many changes have taken place over the years, including being the first train station in Paris to stop receiving steam trains and convert to electric.