Take a tour of St. Jean Cathedral in Lyon, France — part of the World’s Greatest Attractions series by GeoBeats.
Construction of Lyon’s St. Jean Cathedral began in the 12th century and was not completed until the 15th century.
Remnants of the structures that predated the cathedral are still present on the site.
Its Gothic and Romanesque construction is world-renowned.
Ornate stained glass punctuates the Cathedral’s facade.
Housed within are many ancient relics and resplendent chapels.
The seat of the most powerful arch bishop in France, St. Jean’s is a living piece of history.