Palais Garnier Gold

The Palais Garnier is probably the most famous opera house in the world, a symbol of Paris like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Louvre.The setting  for the 1911 novel The Phantom of the Opera. One of the magnificent buildings constructed in Paris during the Second Empire, and the most expensive, it stands today as a  true masterpiece of the era.


 

 

Tags: architecture, opera house, paris, and photo.