Notre Dame de Paris, France – I have read that the masses could be taught the stories of the Bible by following all the carvings on Notre Dame. Since they could not read, they could still learn through symbolism. | followpics.co
Saint Chapelle, Paris, France - This Gothic chapel is considered one of the highest achievements of the Rayonnant period. It's most prominent feature is the upper level, which is encompassed by floor-to-ceiling stained glass windows. My Art History I teacher described her experience here as "being inside of a jewelry box"