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Address: Place du Palais, Avignon, France
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Quite Stunning

This is a very stunning church above the Pope's Palace; and in my opinion a better option. Also the park and views from the park are stunning.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 November 2016
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San Marcos, California
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Orange, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure and visit this lovely cathedral adjacent to the Palais des Papes. Admission is free and it is the perfect location for quiet meditation and prayer.

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San Marcos, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

This is a very stunning church above the Pope's Palace; and in my opinion a better option. Also the park and views from the park are stunning.

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

A very nice cathedral which you should visit if you have time. Not a destination cathedral but near the Pope's Palace and worth a stop. Perhaps I was expecting more since it is in teh city where a number of Popes lived in teh middle Ages.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

It is a very beautiful building. Also don't forget to visit the park nest to it. Also the river is nice and also the smell in the air

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Kansas City, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This small cathedral is next to the Palace of the Popes. The stained glass windows are beautiful & so are the chapels. The gardens next door are a must visit as the views from there are stunning. You can see for miles in 3 directions from the gardens.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The cathedral is not large and massive. It is, nonetheless, a thing of beauty. The church and its chapels inside are stunning. We were in awe at so much beauty in such a relatively small cathedral. By the point of time we visited during our two weeks in France, we had already seen many churches in the Loire, in Burgundy... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

It's tiny but beautiful from the inside and outside! and make sure you visit the park right next to it!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Again, although we have visited many churches on our trip to France, it is worth the visit. There is so much history inside the church.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is not the most attractive cathedral in France, by a long way, compared with, say, Tours or Chartres. However, it does provide some context for the Palais next door and the building is a wonderful contribution to the world heritage site.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

A bit underwhelming - but this was the church of the people, who weren't allowed into the Palais next door. Likewise, the Popes never used this church, they had a private chapel for the 500 or so inhabitants of the Palais. Still a couple of Popes are buried here and it is a lovely church.

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