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Basilique Notre-Dame-du-Port

Rue du Port, Clermont-Ferrand, France
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Roman Chubb

This old Basilica has graceful Roman proportions and architecture. There is a crypt also in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York City, New York
Historical basilique

Place was really in the middle of town easy to access. Possibility to climb up on towers and see... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
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Rue du Port, Clermont-Ferrand, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This old Basilica has graceful Roman proportions and architecture. There is a crypt also in the roman style.

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Place was really in the middle of town easy to access. Possibility to climb up on towers and see whole clermond-Ferrand city there.

Thank jnir
Reviewed 14 December 2016

As the smaller church (compared to the majestic Cathedrale Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption), it is a bit hard to locate. It took me asking a local passer-by to lead me to the right location. Unfortunately, I happened to be in town when the church is closed for outside...More

Thank King L
Reviewed 27 October 2016

One of the most attractive Roman churches of Auvergne, with a well preserved crypt underground located in the old Clermont

Thank Alain B
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Quickly whizzed round. Lovely place to visit, quiet and pretty. Well laid out. Puzzles to do. Took some nice pictures and was not too busy.

Thank cfos118
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We are not very accustomed any more to roman style. This basilique is in this regard a treasure. Further, a room in the Basilique contains explanations and artefacts to be manipulated on the evolution of the architecture. Fun for kids and very instructive

1  Thank l0l0tte33
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I love its architecture and i found it's very interesting to visit such a religion place. Do not miss this place, if you appear to drop by Clermont Ferrand.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

The church is open between 2 & 5pm so a great place to visit after lunch. Very peaceful and fascinating historically. We visited on a Monday when not many other things are open and it felt like we were on a pilgrimage across Clermont Ferrand....More

Thank Jo W
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I was stunned by the beauty of this basilica. I was originally wanting to get married at the cathedral as I met my husband in front of it but when we learned that no one can get married there we were discouraged. When we stumbled...More

1  Thank sjaf_xo
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Visited on a Sunday. It was peaceful inside and the architecture was uplifting. Plenty of things to read in French, and a leaflet or two in English.

Thank mallorcafan
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