Local nameAvron
Location11th arrondissement of Paris, Paris, France

Avron is a station on Paris Métro Line 2, on the border of the 11th and 20th arrondissements.

The station was opened on 2 April 1903 when the line was extended from Bagnolet to Nation. It is named after the Rue d'Avron, which is named after a small nearby plateau that served an important role in the defence of Paris in the Franco-Prussian War. It was the location of the Barrière de Montreuil, a gate built for the collection of taxation as part of the Wall of the Farmers-General; the gate was built between 1784 and 1788 and demolished during in the nineteenth century.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avron_(Paris_Métro)

Address 37 Boulevard de Charonne, Paris 75011, France

Coordinates 48°51'5.343" N 2°23'53.469" E

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