For Paris’s Panthéon, modeled after the original in Rome, architect Jacques-Germain Soufflot embellished a classical structure with Gothic detailing. Though it originally served as a church, the building now acts as a burial place for notable French citizens.

For Paris’s Panthéon, modeled after the original in Rome, architect Jacques-Germain Soufflot embellished a classical structure with Gothic detailing. Though it originally served as a church, the building now acts as a burial place for notable French citizens.

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France - A view of the ornate marble corridors inside the Pantheon, which acts as a national mausoleum and is an example of neo-classical architecture.

France - A view of the ornate marble corridors inside the Pantheon, which acts as a national mausoleum and is an example of neo-classical architecture.

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Interior of the Pantheon in Paris, France. When planning to visit France, get a copy of the most complete French phrasebook here: https://store.talkinfrench.com/product/french-phrasebook/

Interior of the Pantheon in Paris, France. When planning to visit France, get a copy of the most complete French phrasebook here: https://store.talkinfrench.com/product/french-phrasebook/

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Portico of the Pantheon - Paris - architect, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, built 1758-90

Portico of the Pantheon - Paris - architect, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, built 1758-90

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#Notre Dame de Paris & le Panthéon #Paris : love this perspective!!    #FrenchRiviera

#Notre Dame de Paris & le Panthéon #Paris : love this perspective!! #FrenchRiviera

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