What is this?

This page shows the current date and time using the systems implemented by the French First Republic. The calendar was used from 1793 to 1805 and decimal time for about a year between 1794 and 1795. Read more on Wikipedia.


The API powering this site can be explored starting here, or through the rendered OpenAPI description.

It is intentionally over-engineered to be used as an educational resource when teaching API design and REST principles.


The underlying script can be downloaded from PyPI or Github.