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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
MILOUW
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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
jnir
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  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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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.

Thank MILOUW
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.

Thank MUNYROTH C
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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