Prince Louis-Philippe at the North Cape


Louis-Philippe at the North Cape. Painting by Francois Biard from 1840, more than 40 years after the actual journey. Musée de Versailles, Paris.

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The Northern Lights Route is part of The Council of Europe Cultural Routes. The Cultural Routes are an invitation to Europeans to wander the paths and explore the places where the unity and diversity of our European identity were forged.