Simon Jenkins

Fri 8 July 2022

Europe’s 100 Best Cathedrals

Europe’s 100 Best Cathedrals

Europe’s cathedrals are magnificent. They outstrip palaces and castles. They are the most sensational group of structures anywhere in the world, which everyone should ‘see before they die’. Guardian columnist, former Chair of the National Trust and BIF favourite, Sir Simon Jenkins has travelled the continent – from Chartres to York, Cologne to Florence, Toledo to Moscow and Stockholm to Seville – to illuminate old favourites and highlight new discoveries. He suggests, Cathedrals are humankind’s greatest creations.

Interviewed by Gerry Northam.

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