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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Ranked #6 of 2,263 things to do in Paris
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This famous cathedral, a masterpiece of Gothic architecture on which construction began in the 12th century, stands on the Île de la Cité and is the symbolic heart of the city.
Reviewed April 4, 2018

There was a lot of security. The roads were closed around the cathedral and there was a pedestrian perimeter around the cathedral monitered by police. The lines were very long, we didn't even try to go in.

Thank Catherine B
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

I have been visiting the Notre Dame for almost 30 years now. Every time I come there's always something different to discover. We enjoyed going up on the towers. But more importantly I love seeing it at night, fully illuminated. I am always amazed by its beauty.

Thank Honeybunny96
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Even a non religious person or non Catholic can appreciate the architecture art and grandeur of this cathedral. The history and construction details are worth the visit. Take the audioguide.

1  Thank fhughes1
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

We were in awe walking through this amazing cathedral. The gothic style is such a change from the many other cathedrals throughout Europe.

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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Amazing- don’t miss this. We caught it at mass time. Without tickets - plan on a 30-45 min wait. DO NOT take pictures during mass. Tacky tacky tacky.

Thank johanns_sarah
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