"notre dame cathedral" Notre Dame de Paris Tip by doug48

Notre Dame de Paris, Paris: 652 reviews and 1,336 photos

  notre dame
by doug48

this gothic masterpiece is one of the most famous cathedrals in the world. pope alexander III laid the corner stone of the cathedral in 1163 and the building was finally completed 170 years later. some important architectural aspects of the cathedral are the flying buttresses, the west and south rose windows and it's medieval gargoyles. the treasury has on display ancient manuscripts and some interesting relics.

Address: Place du parvis de Notre Dame , 75004
Directions: Métro: Cité; RER: Châtelet-Les Halles, Saint Michel-Notre Dame
Phone: 01 42 34 56 10
Website: http://www.notredamedeparis.fr/-English-

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  • Updated Jul 22, 2006
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