Paris, the city of light, is the capital of most populous city of France. It is a major European city and a global center for art, fashion, culture and gastronomy. Paris, also has many art museums and historical buildings of which the Louvre museum was the second most visited museum in 2016. The Seine river divides the city into Rive Gauche on the south and the Rive Droite on the north banks of the river. Apart from this, the Eiffel Tower is the most famous landmark in Paris named after Eiffel and was built during the French Revolution. Notre-Dame de Paris which means "Our Lady of Paris" is a medieval Catholic cathedral in Paris. It is among the largest church buildings in the world.