Royal Family’s flight But Arrest at Varennes.

Royal Family’s Escape But Arrest at Varennes.

Between 20th – 22nd June in 1791, King Louis XVI and his family attempted to escape from Paris to reach abroad to start a counter-revolution. But they noticed on the way, arrested in the small town of Varennes, and forced back to return to Paris.

The royal family was placed “under the surveillance of the people” at the Tuileries Palace. The incident broke the trust between the king and the people.

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