Just a few months ago a big fire took over the heart of gothic architecture, Notre-Dame de Paris. The images of the cathedral on fire spread in just a few time, making the whole world shocked and whisper the words of solidarity with France. Notre-Dame has passed wars and revolutions, but in the 21st century, it was hard for us to keep it safe. It’s disappointing, but we keep losing those beautiful places we Admire, even we can surely protect them.
Here at Bright Side, we like the remember the unforgettable gorgeous architectural and natural locations that we’ve lost over the last 5 years, in hopes that we all stand together to stop it.
7. Notre-Dame de Paris, Paris, France
The fire at Notre-Dame de Paris made the whole world in shock and became a personal tragedy for all French citizens. A masterpiece of French gothic architecture had a massive fire on April 15, 2019. According to police investigators, the fire begins at the center of the cathedral’s roof. The reasons behind the tragedy are still being investigated. One of the theories said that the fire may be attached to the construction work that was taking place at the cathedral at the moment of the fire.
Over the 8 centuries of its history, Notre-Dame has been as a religious, cultural, and educational center for the country and the whole world and inspired the famous artists. It resisted for many wars, political and religious conflicts, and it’s so sad that we couldn’t protect it in the 21st century.