M°Cité devant le marché aux fleurs 75004 PARIS
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A conference about architecture and gothic sculpture. What is a cathedral? Revelations about the esoteric symbols of the cathedral. Detailed description of the facade and the three portals, decoding the different scenes, like carved stone bibles for the poor. The gallery of the kings of Judah and the fantastic discovery in one of the rooms of a safe. Then a tour inside : the major organ, with 9000 pipes and its syneptel system , the representation of “mays des orfèvres” performed by the greatest artists of the time, the sumptuous gothic roses, the perimeter of the polychrome choir, without forgetting the masterpiece of the vow of Louis XIII with the “Vierge de douleur”. Technical explanations about the techniques of the cathedral builders in the shadow of Quasimodo and Esmeralda. Explanation about the latest renovation technique which was unique in France, they used bacteria!