Workers Rebuilding Notre-Dame Discovered a 700-Year-Old Sarcophagus

A discovery that would have never occurred without the fire from 2019

A lead sarcophagus was discovered underneath the floor of Notre Dame de Paris (Source: Julien De Rosa/AFP)
Notre-Dame cathedral on fire (Source: NBCnews)
Archeologists unearthing the sarcophagus. (Source: DOROTHÉE CHAOUI-DERIEUX/ DRAC IDF)

“The floor of the transept crossing has revealed remains of remarkable scientific quality,” (Quote by Roselyne Bachelot)

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