Situated 60km north of paris, beauvais cathedral symbolises the height of architectural endeavour in gothic architecture of the middle ages ambitious and gravity-defying, the cathedral boasts the record for the highest ceiling in a. Master craftsmen explore how florence's monumental dome was built nearly 600 years ago great cathedral mystery florence holds its breath as the walls begin. The gothic style became prevalent in european religious architecture in the 11th century and has been revived and improved upon in countless cathedrals all over the world. The catholic church holds through the enormous significance of which became known as “the age of cathedrals,” because of the many cathedrals built.
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