When did construction for the Notre Dame Cathedral start?

Answer According to its website, Notre Dame Cathedral, or Cathedrale Notre Dame de Paris, was built in Paris, France. Construction on the cathedral began in 1163 under the direction of Maurice de Sully. T... Read More »

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When was the Cathedral of Notre-Dame built?

The Notre-Dame Cathedral was built over a period of about 180 years. The cathedral construction began in 1163 at the order of the Bishop of Paris, Maurice de Sully. The Notre-Dame Cathedral was not... Read More »

When was the Cathedral Notre Dame de Paris built?

Construction on the Notre Dame de Paris cathedral was completed in 1345. The cathedral replaced an older church called the Saint Etienne Basilica that was built by the Frankish King Childebert I in... Read More »

How big is the Notre Dame cathedral?

The central nave of the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral is 110 feet high, while the twin towers of its iconic west front reach 226 feet into the sky. The cathedral's spire is 295 feet tall and the bu... Read More »

Who funded the notre dame cathedral?

The Notre Dame Cathedral, or Cathedrale de Notre Dame de Paris, is located in Paris, France. Notre Dame was begun by Maurice de Sully, the elected Bishop of Paris. Sully worked with wealthy lawyers... Read More »