Notre-Dame de Paris, the Expérience, an progressive exhibition on the cathedral’s 850-12 months record making use of physical scenography and augmented truth, has opened at the France pavilion at Expo 2020.
The exhibition, which runs till November 1st, usually takes website visitors by means of the cathedral’s development in the Middle Ages, its position in the religious, cultural and political existence of France, and the restoration do the job getting carried out adhering to the destruction the Environment Heritage constructing sustained in a fire in 2019.
Histopads, reducing-edge pill gadgets designed by the French start out-up Histovery, will give visitors with a virtual and interactive working experience of historic occasions, these as the coronation of Emperor Napoleon I and the design of the spire of Viollet-le-Duc.
The augmented know-how will also empower guests to have an understanding of the complexity of the restoration operate and the various trades concerned in rebuilding the landmark building.
The knowledge, which opens the on the eve of France’s Countrywide Day celebrations at Expo 2020 Dubai, is a precursor to the a great deal greater ‘Notre-Dame de Paris’ exhibition, which will consider place in Paris at the Collège des Bernardins in the spring.
It will then tour all through Europe, as perfectly as the Americas and Asia, for the period of the reconstruction project.
The exhibition is presented by the L’Oréal Group, Expo’s official attractiveness goods and providers spouse and a person of the donors to the cathedral’s restoration.