Placed in the old town, this is a very nice example of romantic style, with some influences of early gothic elements both inside and outside the Cathedral. It is definitely worth a visit.
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Don't miss the famous clock inside. Try to get there just before the hour so you can see it do it's special things!!!
the free tour was excellent..the guide was Dutch but knew so much ..had funny things to tell as well as history..reserve in advance
In this city of churches, this church is definitely one to see. The architecture, stained glass, and artwork are wonderful. The cathedral sits at the base of Fourviere hill in the very old section of Lyon. The walk to it from the river is very...More
Situated at the base of Fourviere hill. You can see a lot of sculptures and paintings . This Gothic Cathedral has amazing Astronomical Clock. The neighborhood is good.
The easy to find cathedral is at the base of Fourviere Hill. Less elaborate than the Basilica, (built in a different era), this is a good place to go first. Check for the Camino de Santiago symbol in the pavement in front of the church...More
Walking into this cathedral ensures a trip into history. Henry the 4th was married to Marie de Medicis here. Remnants of Louis the IXth were placed here after he had died during the crusades. There is an incredible astronomical clock in the church as well...More
amazing paintings, artwork and spectacular city views, the climb on foot is steep, you can drive from the rear, but the effort of the climb is well rewarded.
In this lovely city this is one of the things to see. Very interesting and such a nice walk on the inside. Love the neighbourhood and the city. Think we didnt pay any entrance.