This Romano-Byzantine basilica overlooks Montmartre, one of Paris' most picturesque districts. Its distinctive dome rising up ... More
Basilique du Sacré-Coeur
This Romano-Byzantine basilica overlooks Montmartre, one of Paris' most picturesque districts. Its distinctive dome rising up over the rooftops, the basilica offers the perfect vantage point from which to survey the city. Inside, the mosaic of Christ and the crypt are of particular interest. Commissioned by the Catholic Church, construction began in 1875 under the watchful eye of architect Paul Abadie and was finally completed in 1914.
It is located near the famous Sorbonne University and is one of the best examples of 15th century architecture. The
museum showcases armor, chests, ivories, mirrors, and hangings which were gathered by Alexandre du Sommerard to portray the Medieval ...
Paris' most famous cemetery gets the name from Louis XIV's religious advisor, who previously owned the property. In 1804, the
city decided to turn the land into a cemetery. Famous people buried here include authors Marcel Proust, Oscar Wilde ...
Whether you are on a business trip or on a vacation, you will enjoy and appreciate your stay at the
Best Western Montmartre. This hotel has been completely rebuilt in 2008, and is fully air conditioned, offering wireless Internet, ...