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Argenteuil-Carte de Cassini1
Map of Argenteuil in 1780

Argenteuil is a town northwest of Paris, France. Argenteuil is a sub-prefecture of the Val-d'Oise department.

Argenteuil is the second most populated town in the suburbs of Paris (after Boulogne-Billancourt) and the most populated commune in the Val-d'Oise department; however it is not the prefecture. Its population is about 94,000 (1999).

La Seine à Argenteuil
La Seine à Argenteuil, Claude Monet 1874

Claude Monet painted things in Argenteuil many times.

Twin towns

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