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France: Fundraising to restore the interior of Notre-Dame de Paris

A call for funds to finance the interior design of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral was launched on June 14, 2021 by the Diocese of Paris. Estimated at six million euros, the interior fittings of Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral will not be financed by the national subscription for the restoration of the building. Indeed, this subscription, […]

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Speech by Cardinal Pacelli delivered at Notre-Dame de Paris

In this summer period, when religious news remains gloomy and bad news does not take a holiday, it is useful to reread the speech that Cardinal Eugenio Pacelli, future Pope Pius XII, delivered on July 13, 1937, from the chair of Notre Dame of Paris. He was then the secretary of state of Pius XI […]

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Eiffel Tower Highlights – CNN

Nearly seven million people visit the Eiffel Tower each year. About 300 million visitors have visited the tower since its opening. The designer Gustave Eiffel had a small cloistered apartment in the heights of the tower. In 2016, a second (temporary) apartment was built inside the tower by vacation rental company HomeAway. The company held […]

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Eiffel Tower Highlights – Local News 8

CNN Editorial Research Here is some general information about the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Facts Nearly seven million people visit the Eiffel Tower each year. About 300 million visitors have visited the tower since its opening. The designer Gustave Eiffel had a small cloistered apartment in the heights of the tower. In 2016, a second […]

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Notre-Dame de Paris: the half-timbering of the vaults is progressing

July 24, 2021 Source: SSPX Spirituality The various obstacles to the progress of the reconstruction site of Notre-Dame – unsuitable health protocols, undersized staff of the public establishment responsible for collecting funds – have not discouraged the ardor of the Compagnons du Devoir who should hold the timetable for securing the vaults of the cathedral. […]

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The Catholic University will recreate the farm of Notre-Dame de Paris with medieval methods

The finished farmhouse will tour Washington DC in an exhibit ending at the National Building Museum. In July, the Catholic University of America will host a project that will recreate a piece of Notre-Dame de Paris. Known as The Truss Project, AUC faculty and students will be joined by Handshouse Studio to rebuild one of […]

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France imposes a vaccination passport to visit the Eiffel Tower, other tourist sites and the next restaurants

Tourists in France must now use the digital covid pass to access major attractions. Getty NOTo Soon the Eiffel Tower was reopened to the public that a new hoop materialized through which tourists must jump if they want to visit the iconic landmark of Paris. In a new initiative to tackle what the French government […]

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Eiffel Tower reopens after nine months of COVID shutdown

Although the French Independence Day, July 14, is the 14th of July, Parisians and tourists can belatedly celebrate in a special way. The Eiffel Tower reopened on July 16 after nine months of closure. The famous monument had to stop visitors last October due to the Covid pandemic and the second wave of the virus […]

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COVID-19: A COVID pass is now required for the Eiffel Tower and other tourist hotspots in France | UK News

Tourists will need a special COVID pass to visit the Eiffel Tower or visit museums and cinemas in France in a desperate move by its government to curb the spread of the Delta variant. People must show that they are fully immunized, have a negative test, or prove that they have recently recovered from COVID-19[feminine] […]

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BTS: When V captured the Eiffel Tower and an Indian shouted “ek ghanta ho gaya”. look

An Indian once came into close contact with the BTS V singer in Paris. In 2018, BTS was in Paris as part of their tour. The K-pop group, consisting of RM, Jin, Suga, J-Hope, Jimin, V, and Jungkook, performed at the Accor Hotel Arena two nights in a row. After their concert, members Suga, J-Hope […]

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The Upper Long Lake mansion is inspired by the Palace of Versailles

Judy Rose | Special for the Detroit Free Press Township of Bloomfield. it feels like home at the Palace of Versailles The lavishly designed Bloomfield Township House is inspired by the Palace of Versailles. Tanya WildtWochit This home was a passion project for the late wife of a couple who built it 20 years ago […]

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The Eiffel Tower reopens after a record nine-month closure due to a pandemic

Published on: 07/16/2021 – 08:21 With “Welcome” messages in multiple languages, the Eiffel Tower welcomed tourists on Friday for the first time in nearly nine months, reopening to the public even as France introduces new virus rules aimed at taming the spreading delta variant fast. The smiles were wide and the emotions palpable as the […]

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The Louvre’s art sleuth is on the hunt for looted paintings

Polack had already made a name for himself abroad, as a member of an international task force in Germany following the discovery of around 1,500 works taken away by Cornelius Gurlitt, whose father, Hildebrand, bought works of art for Hitler. While working for the task force, she discovered the key to Dorville’s story. She looked […]

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Art Industry News: The Louvre, Wonder Woman’s Famous Former Employer, Has Hired a Full-Time Art Sleuth + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily summary of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Now we’ve got a streamlined new look, with the same attention to what you need to know this Friday, July 16. NEED TO READ Two rising stars perform during Art Basel Miami Beach – London […]

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The Palace of Versailles opens as an ultra-luxurious hotel for a princely sum

It is difficult to locate a site more synonymous with luxury than the Palace of Versailles. Established in 1682 during the reign of Louis XIV, also known as the Sun King, the palace complex was the primary royal residence of the French monarchy who steadily expanded the complex to eventually encompass over 2,500 acres of […]

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You can now stay at the Palace of Versailles for $2,000 a night | News

anchor Image courtesy Airelles. Looking to spend some pretty serious time and money in Europe this summer? Want to live the lavish life of a noble? You now have the opportunity to do so in one of France’s most historic buildings after the Palace of Versailles recently announced that it will start accepting visitors in […]

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United States: Tribute to the reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris

06 July 2021 Source: SSPX Spirituality On his blog of March 31, 2021, the Vaticanist Aldo Maria Valli posted a beautiful tribute to Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral by an American intellectual John Horvat, on the occasion of the selection on March 5 of the oaks of the forest of Bercé , Sarthe, which will be […]

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You can now book a stay at the Palace of Versailles

The Palace of Versailles in France is now accepting overnight reservations for the first time, as part of the operations of the Airelles Château de Versailles, Hôtel Le Grand Contrôle. L’escapade royale – the Airelles’ seventh luxury hotel property – is home to a spa, an indoor pool nearly 50 feet long, and a kitchen […]

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Paris, Kentucky now has its own version of the Eiffel Tower

PARIS, Ky. (WKYT) – Friday afternoon, Paris, Ky. celebrated with a ribbon cutting of its own Eiffel Tower. Although it is more than a thousand feet smaller than the original, city officials hope the replica will boost tourism and the downtown economy. The Kentucky version is built to the scale of the original. It is […]