This impressive 20th-arrondissement church was founded in 1823. It is constructed in the Gothic-Romanesque style and stands ... More
Church of Notre-Dame-de-la-Croix (Menilmontant)
This impressive 20th-arrondissement church was founded in 1823. It is constructed in the Gothic-Romanesque style and stands some 20 meters (65 feet) tall and 97 meters (318 feet) long. It features two incredible organs dating from 1874, and occasionally hosts choral and classical concerts.
The storming of the Bastille on July 14, 1789, signaled the beginning of the French Revolution. It was a highly
symbolic event: the prison only held seven prisoners. Once the building had been demolished, the stones were used to ...
Climbing the 387 steps to the top of this masterpiece is well worth the effort for the spectacular view. Construction
of the first great Gothic cathedral began in 1163 and was largely completed by 1212. The rebuilding of the ...
In a typical and quiet little street, looking out on the seine quays and facing Notre Dame Cathedral, stands the
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