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Dôme Sacre Coeur, Paris

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Architectural Building Religious Site
You'll recognize Dôme Sacre Coeur by its picture-perfect white stone. The basilica remains white even with weathering and pollution, due to its construction with travertine stone, which exudes the mineral calcite. Before entering, take a look up at the Equestrian Statue of King Saint Louis on the left and the Equestrian Statue of Saint Joan of Arc on the right. When you enter, you're surrounded by interesting artifacts and art, including the mosaic in the apse entitled "Christ in Majesty,” which is among the largest in the world. Join the daily Catholic mass or meditate at the fountain in the gardens. Using our world travel planner, Paris attractions like Dôme Sacre Coeur can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • I have visited this place multiple times as it is a spectacular building, in a stunning location. I've never been inside - the architecture and the views can all be consumed for free!  more »
  • The grounds are fantastic, you can either walk or take the sky lift, if you have a metro card , it's free to ride, long lines, but goes very quickly.  more »
  • Well what can i say but you must visit if in Paris. we caught the Metro from the Eiffel Tower area so we had to catch two trains, very easy. Just follow the maps in the metro for which line to catch.,...  more »