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

Reviewed 30 September 2016
Tracy S
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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523 reviews
179 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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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1 Thank Tracy S
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164 reviews
106 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
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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121 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
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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125 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
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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Melbourne
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443 reviews
203 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This cathedral is located next to the Popes Palace and overlooking the cobblestoned square. It is impressive from the outside given its Romanesque style of architecture. It was originally built in the second half of the 12th century but has been renovated a few times since. There is no cost to enter but it is dark and certainly lacks the... More 

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Odessa. ukraine
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

You should certainly visit Notre Dame des Doms, which is next to the Pope's Palace, its grandeur will impress you

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Thank Marina K
Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The quiet in this church is well respected so it was a good place to sit and be still, particularly as public seating is rather limited in the large squares outside. The emphasis is very much on the Popes who were based here so it doesn't really have the cosy parish feel, rather it is on the grand ecclesiastical scale... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely Cathedral but is situated right next door to the popes palace and very often gets overlooked as visitors concentrate on its larger neighbour and the bridge d'avignon which are available on a joint ticket. Not the most magnificent nor the largest Cathedral but still well worth a visit.

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Thank Mark N
Paris
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574 reviews
325 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This church was described very flatteringly by our Guide so we went there. However, it was not pretty or otherwise interesting.

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