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Cathedrale Sainte-Croix

| Place Sainte-Croix, 45000, Orleans, France
+33 2 38 77 87 50
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Two listings but only one Cathedral

So somewhat confusing so just in case I will post both reviews. One of the nicest architecturally... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
via mobile
Gorgeous stained glass

It's all there: heretics, killings, believers, not believers, almost nine hundred years of history... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Oliver S
New York City, New York
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“Two listings but only one Cathedral”
2 weeks ago
“Gorgeous stained glass”
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| Place Sainte-Croix, 45000, Orleans, France
+33 2 38 77 87 50
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So somewhat confusing so just in case I will post both reviews. One of the nicest architecturally that I have seen from the outside - actually quite stunning with it's two circular towers on the western edge. Inside - Nice stained glass with clear glass...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's all there: heretics, killings, believers, not believers, almost nine hundred years of history behind this – to see it today, in its final Gothic version, it's imposing and somewhat threatening, but with wonderful stained glass windows. Please be respectful of the worshipers.

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 7 April 2017

A wonderful church to approach from the boulevard, beautiful windows (as expected) interesting designs.

Thank Tantomile_11
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

From de Gaulle direction it is such a lovely site looking up towards the direction of this great Cathedral. Almost impossible to Visigoth Orleans and miss it. Worth a visit.

Thank TrishWarnz
Reviewed 9 December 2016

An impressive cathedral in beige limestone that dominates the historic center of Orleans. From the cathedral you can choose any of the narrow cobblestone streets to discover the beautifully restored medieval city center with lots of small squares with terraces to enjoy good food or...More

Thank MarcusDC2016
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We had a private tour of the cathedral and our guide was as impressed as we were! The atmosphere is beautiful, the stained glass is simply stunning and the whole place is just amazing. We loved it.

Thank Jean S
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This beautiful Gothic cathedral was rebuilt between 1601-1829 and is the place where Joan of Arc is commemorated every May 8th for having prayed there in 1429. A monument was erected at the time of her beautification in 1909 and of her canonization in 1920...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2014

Walking along the Rue Jeanne O `Arc one is confronted by the magnificent west façade. Sainte-Croix Cathedral very much resemble Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Begun in the 13thC the original building was badly damaged by Huguenots in the 16thC. Restored in Gothic style between...More

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