50 Amazing Churches From Around the World

Sacre Coeur

Location: Paris

Architect: Paul Abadie

Year Completed: 1919

Sacre Coeur is located on the highest point of the city in Montmartre and was designed by Paul Abadie in a Romanesque-Byzantine architectural style. From atop the Dome, the second-highest viewpoint after the Eiffel Tower, visitors have an amazing view of Paris. The church was dedicated to a cult that gained popularity after 1873, called the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

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