Here come the Mercuriales twin towers of Bagnolet, visible from the ring when arriving in Paris by car. The Mercuriales were climbed by urban climber Alain Robert, aka the French spider, in 1995.
Architects: Serge Lana & Alfred H. Milh. Completed: 1977. 32 storeys, 120 m. Modern movement. The Mercuriales towers are the third tallest building in the department of Seine-Saint-Denis, just after the Pleyel Tower in Saint-Denis (143 m) and La Villette Tower in Aubervilliers (125 m),