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Saint Gildard Convent & Museum

34 rue Saint Gildard, 58000, Nevers, France
+33 3 86 71 99 50
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Fantastic

My wife has always wanted to see Saint Bernadette after her Catholic School education, and this was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mrukk
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Newcastle, Australia
Amazing

the convent a chapel are just a fantastic site to see where the body of Saint Bernadette is kept... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sean L
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Dublin, Ireland
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2 weeks ago
“Fantastic”
4 weeks ago
“Amazing”
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34 rue Saint Gildard, 58000, Nevers, France
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+33 3 86 71 99 50
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife has always wanted to see Saint Bernadette after her Catholic School education, and this was a special place to visit. Amazing that there was hardly anyone there, so nice and peaceful. Our 3 year old still keeps talking about the lady who has...More

1  Thank Mrukk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the convent a chapel are just a fantastic site to see where the body of Saint Bernadette is kept , I was left speechless , a must see while in the area .

1  Thank Sean L
EspaceBernadette, Accueil et Animation at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your comment. Julitte

Reviewed 22 March 2017

Very solemn place. Attended noon time mass. not crowded. great place to pray and meditate. everyone was hospitable!

1  Thank hermielee
EspaceBernadette, Accueil et animation at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy that you enjoyed the place Julitte

Reviewed 29 October 2016

The chapel is not elaborate, however, you do get a feeling of solitude. Masses are said all day for different groups of pilgrims coming to visit the chapel. I visited Saint Bernadette in between pilgrim visits and was able to be one with her saying...More

2  Thank Denise B
EspaceBernadette, Accueil et Animation at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you to share this beautifull moment with us. Best Regards Julitte

Reviewed 27 October 2016

Though located a great distance from Lourdes, St. Gildard Convent is where the incorrupt body of St. Bernadette Soubirous is located. When in Nevers, you won't miss it as there are signs that lead to it. A lot of people get disappointed when they go...More

1  Thank Ricky O
EspaceBernadette, Accueil et Animation at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. Julitte

Reviewed 7 October 2016

The incorrupt body of St. Bernadette (Soubirous) of Lourdes is on display here. I cannot say anything more. If you are within 100 km, go!

1  Thank sateldegaman
EspaceBernadette, Animation et Acceuil at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review
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Merci pour votre commentaire. Julitte

Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I've been dreaming to visit this little town since many years ago. My mother show me her picture with the body of St Bernadette. This year, I arrange my trip to have one day visit from Paris to Nevers where St. Bernadette body laying in...More

6  Thank Ratnaningtyas
Espace Bernadet... N, Responsable réception at Saint Gildard Convent & Museum, responded to this review

Thank you to share this beautifull moment with us. Best Regards Greg

Reviewed 27 December 2015

Glorious place filled with prayerful serenity. It was a privelege to sit in the same room with St Bernadette's body, encased in a crystal casket. The little museum is a wonderful place to learn about St Bernadette and her visitations from 'Our Lady' in the...More

5  Thank Mare170
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I have always wanted to see this famous saint and I was not disappointed. Although you are not allowed to take pictures inside. It was a very quiet place, a solemn experience and really made me pray sincerely.

4  Thank TONARKK1226
Reviewed 14 September 2015

A sight to be seen. To see St Bernadette is amazing. Very peacful. A moving experience. Recommended for anyone with an interest in St Bernadette.

4  Thank debbie2811
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Gina R
I am planning a trip to Paris in March. Where did you reserve train tickets to Nevers from Paris? I am planning on just spending a day there with my daughters. Thank you, Gina
26 December 2016|
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Thank you!! looking forward to our day!
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67bernie
hi would like to book to stay at the convent and if possible do a retreat with a spiritual director. can you advice me if this is possible? separately are men allowed to stay at the convent?
7 January 2016|
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Response from EspaceBernadette | Property representative |
Hello, Please visit our web site : sainte-bernadette-soubirous-nevers you can find there our retreat agenda and you can send us a message directly with your details. Thank you Best Regards Greg
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67bernie
hi would like to book to stay at the convent and if possible do a retreat with a spiritual director. can you advice me if this is possible? separately are men allowed to stay at the convent? thank you bernadette
7 January 2016|
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