When was Notre Dame built? See all videos of Notre Dame cathedral fire

The Notre Dame was built between the 4th century and 7th century – from 1163 to 1345. Scroll down to see all the videos of the Notre Dame cathedral fire that happened today April 15th, 2019.

When was Notre Dame built lailasnews

When was Notre Dame built? How old is Notre Dame cathedral?

The Notre Dame cathedral is 856 years old.

  • The cornerstone was laid in 1163 in the presence of Pope Alexander III.
  • Construction of the choir took from 1163 until around 1177. The High Altar was consecrated in 1182.
  • Between 1182 and 1190 the first three traverses of the nave were built up to the level of tribunes.
  • Beginning in 1190, the bases of the facade were put in place, and the first traverses were completed.
  • In 1200, work begins on western facade.
  • 1208 Nave vaults nearing completion
  • Between 1225 and 1250 the upper gallery of the nave was constructed, along with the two towers on the west facade.
  • c.1245–1260s Transepts remodelled in the rayonnant style by Jean de Chelles then Pierre de Montreuil.
  • 14th century New flying buttresses added to apse and choir.

Notre Dame fire lailasnews

Here are videos of the Dame burning on the 15th of April, 2019.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Naomi Campbell shares plans for Africa as she clocks 33yrs as a model

Naomi Campbell shares plans for Africa as she clocks 33yrs as a model

Alexis Vogel death lailasnews

Alexis Vogel death: How did Alexis Vogel Makeup die?