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Notre Dame de Paris
One of Paris' most popular attractions, Notre Dame de Paris is a Gothic cathedral built in the 12th and 13th centuries. It was the site of Joan of Arc's canonization and the coronation of Napoleon I. It is perched on the Ile de la Cite, Paris' military and political center during the Middle Ages.
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