In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed
to convey water from a roof and away from the side of a building, thereby
preventing rainwater from running down mas...
Notre-Dame's gargoyles are very famous! I'm sure you've heard of them before.
But do you know what they're used for? They were built into the ends of the ...
Apr 22, 2013 ... Architects often used multiple gargoyles on buildings to divide the flow of
rainwater off the roof to ... 4. Notre Dame Cathedral – Paris, France.
Dec 3, 2012 ... They are one of the many eerie stone figures that adorn the gutters of the
Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. Gargoyle comes from a Latin word, ...
Architects often used multiple gargoyles on buildings to divide the flow of
rainwater off ... The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris. ...
that their presence assured congregants that evil is kept outside of the churchÕs
From Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral to Manhattan's Chrysler Building, the most
ominous and haunting gargoyles and grotesques glare down at us from up on ...
Information, guides and full HD video footage of Notre Dame de Paris, Paris. ...
Many sculptures and treasures were plundered or destroyed. ... Dame de Paris
truly has an amazing outside, decorated with hundreds of gargoyles and statues,
Gargoyle on Notre Dame in Paris, France ... even by robbers and killers, inside a
church you were safe from many of the problems of the outside world.
Feb 11, 2014 ... Notre-Dame-Gargoyle-Paris-France ... Most often on cathedrals and churches,
gargoyles may have represented the chaos of the outside world ... down from
above (since many gargoyles are not easily visible from the ground).
My tips on how to get the most out of your visit to Notre Dame. ... More things to
see outside ... As much as I love hunchbacks and gargoyles, I don't really
recommend visiting the tower, because it's expensive (10 Euros or so), the wait is