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“Perfectly Integrated with the Town” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens

Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens
Ranked #1 of 36 things to do in Amiens
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Owner description: Amiens Cathedral is one of the finest examples of late Gothic art in Europe. It is also the Cathedral of records since it is the largest in France and the spire rises to a height of 112.70 meters. The towers provide splendid views of the city and of the last medieval steeple still be seen on a Cathedral. Re-opening of the Cathedral Treasury. Cathedral designated world heritage site by UNESCO. Open:> April, May, June, September: Guided tour at 3 p.m. and 4.30 p.m. except Saturday and Sunday, Unaccompanied tour from 2.30 to 5.15 p.m.> July, August: Guided tour at 11 a.m., Unaccompanied tour from 2.30 p.m. to 5.15 p.m.> October to March: Guided tour at 3.45 p.m. Closed:> Tuesdays.> 1st January, 1st May and 25th December.> Last Sunday in September. Admission fees: Adults : 7,50 €; Concessions (18 to 25) = 4,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups
Aberlady, Scotland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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“Perfectly Integrated with the Town”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014 via mobile

Finished in only 60 years Amiens Cathedral is wonderful in many ways. Go up to the roof to get a fantastic view of the Parvis and the town and country around. The refurbishment has brought the cathedral back to real beauty, so much more than in the UK where the Reformation took so much statuary. If only we have been there for the Son et Lumiere!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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“Son et Lumiere not to be missed”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

We happened upon the night-time light show on the cathedral's facade, and it was amazing. The show turned this stunning (huge!) cathedral into a polychromatic storybook. Had we been able to understand the accompanying story, I'm sure we'd have been even more moved. Magical night.

Visited July 2013
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Upper Coomera, Australia
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“Beautiful and uplifting”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2014

Absolutely gorgeous cathedral, apparently the largest in France and free to enter. The stained glass is beautiful and just everything about the cathedral is awe inspiring. Set in the lovely town of Amien which we adored, it is a wonderful day out from paris.

Visited April 2014
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Pencoed, United Kingdom
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“Lovely Cathedral well worth a visit”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2014

This is a beautiful cathedral, lovely carvings and stained glass windows and fascinating architecture. Well worth a visit if in Amiens.

Visited March 2014
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“Beautiful Medieval Cathedral - stunning stained glass!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2014

Huge cathedral in the centre of the wonderful town of Amiens. Wonderful atmosphere and feascinating history.
Well owrth a visit!

Visited April 2014
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