St. Pierre Ruins

Local nameSt. Pierre Ruins
LocationSaint-Pierre, France

Saint-Pierre is a town and commune of France's Caribbean overseas department of Martinique, founded in 1635 by Pierre Belain d'Esnambuc. Before the total destruction of Saint-Pierre in 1902 by a volcanic eruption, it was the most important city of Martinique culturally and economically, being known as "the Paris of the Caribbean". While Fort-de-France was the official administrative capital, Saint-Pierre was the cultural capital of Martinique. After the disaster, Fort-de-France grew in economic importance.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint-Pierre,_Martinique

Address Saint-Pierre, Martinique

Coordinates 14°44'34.903" N -61°10'5.188" E

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