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Four of us walked into this historic church, free of charge, to have a wee look. An impressive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scott D
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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We could see this church in the distance and were just attracted to it. Badly in need of much loved... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
DaiJEvs
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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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A 600-year old gothic masterpiece, complete with scowling gargoyles and intricate stained glass windows.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us walked into this historic church, free of charge, to have a wee look. An impressive building, but requires a lot of attention, as bits of plaster are peeling off the ceiling onto the safety net below.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Scott D
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Huge, cathedral-like building - on pilgrim route to St James of Compostela, Spain, hence size. Galaxy of side chapels - beware: just one glazed door entry on S side with no warning marks ...... (ouch!) Much early renaissance work as well as plentry of detailed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely church with beautiful stained glass windows .In each area of the church is information about the windows and you can even see marks on walls from past wars.This church is under restoration and a donation is asked for to help however...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sue m
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Historic old church depits the long histiry of Dieppe harbor.we spent aboutv45 minutes , which is all you really need. THEcostbis free. If you love ancient architecture and historic old churches, this is worth a bit of time walking through.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We could see this church in the distance and were just attracted to it. Badly in need of much loved restoration. However its beauty and charm is there for all to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DaiJEvs
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

i was used during several years each time i had the occasion to visit St Jacques church in downtown of Dieppe city. very easy to find...wonderful church from inside.... my children asked me to visit it again and again they loved it also. nice style...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank neferhathor
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

After a day of seeing the sites, we wandered into St Jacques to have a look. The old building is in a pretty sad state these days, but still has so much to offer in architectural beauty! Lots of little side stalls with different carvings...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Will S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

It's quite sad to see such a venerable and historic church in such disrepair. There is some evidence of minor restoration work-but it appears to be moving at a snail's pace. It would take very substantial funds and considerable expertise to restore the church to...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My husband really likes churches and I am fond of architecture too, so a perfect match. ;-) This is a nice and soothing church. It is beautiful but it has a really nice and calming atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank LilyLighthouse
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It is located in the centre and it is really nice to see it. I could get into inside and it worths to have a look. It is really impressive.

Date of experience: April 2017
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