Chiming in with the world's most beautiful bells
Where to admire the most famous functioning bells in the world
The pealing of bells is one of the most romantic and evocative sounds met by our ears. From a single echoing chime to the harmonious swirl of a carillon, bells are used to call communities together for religious services, commemorate important events or people, and have been associated with the concepts of peace and freedom. Some of these bells have achieved global fame for their size, resonance, and historical attachments, and are celebrated equally as the churches, cathedrals, and temples they are housed in. But where can you admire these ring tone sensations?
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