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Cathedrale Saint-Pierre

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Beautiful interior!

This cathedral has one of the prettiest interiors I have seen. It is gorgeous and was refurbished... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Sandy D
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Holland, Michigan
19th century Cathedral

This is not one of France's ancient cathedrals. It was built during the 19th century. It has a... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
LauraDaveJames
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

This cathedral is so impressive it is difficult to describe. Dark embossed wood dominates the walls and ceiling. The building is very large, with several entrances. I will post photos on TravelWiseEurope.com

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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This cathedral has one of the prettiest interiors I have seen. It is gorgeous and was refurbished in the 19th century with gilt, paintings, stucco, and marble. It is quite large and easy to access.

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is not one of France's ancient cathedrals. It was built during the 19th century. It has a somewhat austere exterior. The inside however is highly decorated and brightly painted. Worth a look if you're in the area.

1  Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It may be a little unprepossessing from the outside - but make the effort to go inside and you will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

This vast cathedral with it's ancient history is very impressive. Allow at least an hour or two to take in the outstanding paintings and statues and absorb the wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The outside of this Cathedral is grey, hard and austere. It is rooted to the square and hardly looks welcoming but it is really worth the visit. Walk in and and allow your eyes to drift to the ceiling and see amazing art works which...More

1  Thank ESVincent
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral with gilded wood lectern. Interesting lighting of chandeliers. Half the church has been cleaned and looks great. Easy to find. Closes for three hours at lunch.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Someone cleaned off the graffiti, so the exterior of the church looks fine. Apparently, a cathedral has stood on this site since the sixth century. The gothic cathedral was constructed in the 12th century and the western facade and towers date from then. However, after...More

1  Thank Dan_Yucaipa_CA
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Not spectacular in any way, and, surprisingly, hard to find! Unusually dar even for a Cathedral. There has been no upkeep in recent years.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Nice Cathedral.. There is no crowd so very nice for shooting but difficult as there is no big space around. I did enjoy it a little :)

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