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Cathedrale Saint Pierre Lieieux

Place de Francois Mitterrand, 14100, Lisieux, France
+33 2 31 62 09 82
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Place de Francois Mitterrand, 14100, Lisieux, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is indeed very big. It is quite empty though, but still interesting to visit, especially before visiting Basilique St Terese, thanks to which you can compare the size of “normal cathedral” to this huge basilique.

Thank aruenka
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The entrance is via the town square , the sheer size of this very old, Gothic , Cathedral is super amazing. Entry is free but there is a donation box . There is some lovely pieces of artwork worth seeing. The inside is super cold....More

Thank Glenn A
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

The entrance is via the town square , the sheer size of this old , tired , cold Cathedral is amazing. Entry is free but there is a donation box . There are some lovely large paintings and the explanations are in various languages.

Thank phillip g
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The cathedral is very long, therefore big. Big portions are quite dark, but it looks like it was done on purpose since several religious statues are lit by spots, making them stand out. It's a nice play with lights. As cathedrals go, it's pretty drab,...More

Thank Dutch-Mikey
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have been to Saint Pierre Cathedral in Lisieux twice, and I love the peaceful energy there. My husband and I visited once on a weekday in November and no one was in the building - candles were lit and we were able to do...More

Thank Valentines_Tea
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Impressive cathedral. It is situated next to a park and the court. All are worth visiting. The cathedral itself is beautiful and well maintained.

Thank Tom70NL
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Really impressive XII-XIII Cathedral. Thick columns, numerous arches, high and bright vaults give grandeur and historical greatness. Sometimes it's good to touch magnificent architecture and historical heritage and understand that such greatness was created by small human.

Thank Dalmik
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Situated next to the square and the gardens this beautiful cathedral is well worth a visit, in my opinion the inside is stunning! Follow the blue trail from here around Lisieux to see many other historic buildings and the gardens.

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral, information available in lots of different languages. Information about all the artefacts inside in English. Easy to find, and right in the centre of Lisieux. No charge for entry, but a donation box just inside.

Thank Beckyloveuk
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

It's like walking into history. The places you of changed but the history is here to see. Here you can see 600year old doors and bricks that have moved in the same time frame. Love old chirches c and all they can show.

Thank Matthew P
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Maria W
Dear all, I would like know if there is English mass celebrated at this Cathedral, or other churches nearby, Quite difficult to find their website for mass information. Very much appreciated.
7 November 2015|
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