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Abbaye St Vaast

Arras, France
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Beautiful Buildings

The Saint-Vaast Abbey and the Cathedral together form the largest 18th century religious... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
margareth700
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Brilliant Art Exhibition

Very interesting Art Exhibition, some lovely pieces of work and great paintings, would recommend a... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2015
TMc1969
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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19 Oct 2015
“Beautiful Buildings”
8 Oct 2015
“Brilliant Art Exhibition”
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Arras, France
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

The Saint-Vaast Abbey and the Cathedral together form the largest 18th century religious architectural grouping in France. Founded in the 7th century the construction of the Abbey marked the birth of the medieval town. The original Abbey Church was constructed between 1030 and 1396 and...More

Thank margareth700
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Very interesting Art Exhibition, some lovely pieces of work and great paintings, would recommend a visit, think this exhibition is on until March 2016

Thank TMc1969
Reviewed 31 May 2015

The Cathedral is very imposing inside (outside is being renovated) with some beautiful paintings and statues. It is quite stark and I think that makes the architecture even more striking and formidable. It is also very light as well. Somehow it makes it a very...More

Thank GedlingGirl
Reviewed 11 October 2014

The Museum of Fine Arts which is housed in the Abbaye St Vaast is a must if you visit Arras. The museum has the reputation of being best after Paris's Louvre.

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Reviewed 24 October 2013

The exhibition on coaches is amazing, really interesting with many historical coaches augmented with great art works and a film on coach driving. €7.00 entry to the exhibition and all the permanent exhibits make it well worth a visit, however all the explanations are in...More

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