In 1987, it's clear Catholicism was no longer the only religion with major structures in Paris. At the left, we see the Institute of the Arabic World in the foreground and the Notre Dame in the distance.
In 2013, Paris celebrated 850 years of history. The Notre Dame (along with the Eiffel Tower) is one of it's most visited tourist destinations, with 14 million visitors a year. Here you can see newlyweds posing in front of a bridge with "love locks," with the Cathedral in the background.
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Notre-Dame de Paris: a visual history
On April 15, 2019, a fire broke out in the Notre Dame.