Built in the 1870s as an expression of the Church's power and wealth, this Neo-Byzantine basilica shares much in common, both historically and architecturally, with the Sacre-Coeur in Paris.
Quick Facts on Notre-Dame-De-Fourviere
- Other names
Basilica of Our Lady of Fourvière
Basilique Notre-Dame de Fourvière
- Phone number
- Opening hours
- Basilica: Daily 8am-7pm
Observatory: Easter-Oct, daily 10-noon and 2-6; Nov-Easter, weekends 2-6
- Basilica admission: free
Guided tour: €2
Museum of Religious Art: €5
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