The J. Paul Getty Museum presents An Enduring Icon: Notre-Dame Cathedral; Press Release Point

Though the structure’s stability remains in question, all the historic relics and works of art–including the celebrated rose windows were saved by the rapid response of emergency workers and Cathedral staff, as well as experts charged with the preservation of the art and architecture.

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Witnessing a fiery chapter of history; Chad Abraham; Aspen Daily News

Snowmass Village couple documented aftermath of historic fire at Notre-Dame…

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Notre Dame should be rebuilt as it was; Francesco Bandarin; Art Newspaper

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Notre Dame- why all the fuss?; Caitlin Kinch, Newstead Wood; NewsHopper

The world was shocked as Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris was recently engulfed in flames but why is so much fuss being made about it?

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Why is Notre Dame so famous, who built the cathedral and when?; Debbie White; The Sun

THE challenging redesign of Notre Dame’s historic spire has been opened to international architects days after a catastrophic blaze toppled the wood and lead beacon. The cathedral, which has …

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Paris?s plan to ban cars from the Seine holds up in court; Architecture Club

A new ruling says a two-mile stretch along the river must stay open for walking and biking An ambitious plan by Paris?s mayor to make the banks of the Seine more pedestrian-friendly has cleared a major legal hurdle, with a local court ruling that a formerly busy highway along the city?s river must remain car-free. Mayor Anne Hidalgo confirmed that the riverfront would stay pedestrianized in a video statement. In 2016, a two-mile stretch of urban highway running along the Right Bank from…

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36 Hours in Paris: On the Seine; Seth Sherwood; NY Times

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Paris: River bank booksellers seek World Heritage status; The Local

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The booksellers who ply their trade along the banks of the River Seine in Paris are seeking Unesco glory in recognition of their symbolic status in the French capital.

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Why Paris Thinks Its Rooftops Deserve UNESCO World Heritage Status; Jess McHugh; Travel + Leisure

France – Paris, Banks of the Seine

The roofs have become emblematic of the City of Light.

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Paris Turns Right Wing of Seine into Scenic Permanent Park; Leeron Hoory; Garden Collage

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A new initiative in Paris is underway to turn the right bank of the Seine, one of the most iconic sites of Paris and a main expressway, into a permanent park. For the past 15 years, Paris has been closing two of the highway lanes on the Seine to create more greenery during the summer. The “Paris Plages” essentially…

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