Notre Dame Cathedral at night, Paris

Notre Dame is undoubtedly one of the emblems of the city of Paris . The Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris (Cathedrale Notre-Dame), Gothic style was built between 1136 and 1345 and is one of the oldest in France . Located on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, along the Seine River .

Notre Dame is perhaps the masterpiece of French medieval architecture with its two square towers of 69 meters high and magnificent rosettes. They are also famous for its gargoyles:

The literature and film have also contributed to the legend of this cathedral. Notre-Dame de Paris, 1831, the famous novel by Victor Hugo tells the unhappy story of a gypsy Esmeralda and Quasimodo, a hunchback dull XV century Paris or The Hunchback of Notre Dame, 1996 Disney animated film, are clear examples.

It’s a must-see in ParisYou can visit it at night, because it is in one of the quietest and safest areas of the capital, although the evening visit deprive us of seeing the fantastic stained glass inside.

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