Design Daily – Bayeux Cathedral

The Norman-Romanesque Bayeux Cathedral courtesy of La Maison du Bailli edited by lb for
Bayeux Cathedral, Normandy France

Bayeux Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Bayeux) is a Norman-Romanesque cathedral, located in the town of Bayeux. It is the seat of the Bishop of Bayeux. It was the original home of the Bayeux Tapestry and is a national monument of France.  The site is an ancient one and was once occupied by Roman sanctuaries. The present cathedral was consecrated on 14 July 1077 in the presence of William, Duke of Normandy and King of England. -excerpt Wikipedia 

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