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Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul

Place St-Pierre, Nantes, France
+33 7 81 66 18 43
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This Gothic cathedral features a high nave and many tombs, including that of François II.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Place St-Pierre, Nantes, France
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"beautiful cathedral"
in 19 reviews
"his wife"
in 11 reviews
"stained glass"
in 9 reviews
"stone work"
in 3 reviews
"interesting tombs"
in 3 reviews
"main nave"
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"white stone"
in 4 reviews
"rich colors"
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"notre dame"
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"impressive inside"
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"gothic architecture"
in 2 reviews
"great building"
in 2 reviews
"intricate details"
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"quick visit"
in 2 reviews
"the heart of the city"
in 5 reviews
"nice architecture"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

reading the history of this Cathedral it has obviously got a lot of tales to tell, and given the bombings, fires etc it has been restored to a great standard with lots of attention to detail and careful blending of the old and the new...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There was a wedding there the day we came, the front courtyard area is nice and just around the city from the river and restaurants so easy to get around so made a pleasant little excursion from the hustle and bustle. Look out for the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Built in gothic architectural design which began construction in 1434. It took 457 years to complete. The highest tower is 63m and inside width is 38.5 m with an interior lenght of 103m. Inside you can also see the tomb of Francis II Duke of...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

If your a lover of Churches then not to be missed. Can combine with a visit to the Castle as almost next door. Lots of Churches to visit in Nantes.

Thank graham p
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

This is a gorgeous cathedral, bright and airy and full of fascinating things like a statue with two heads (old man and young girl) and giant clamshells that Portuguese sailors brought from the Indian Ocean and armourers protected with metalwork and an ancient fresco and...More

Thank Adoralix
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

The construction of Nantes Cathedral, officially called La Cathédrale Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul (or simply Cathédrale Saint-Pierre in the vicinity) took more than 400 years to complete. Begun in 1434, it took 457 years to finish, finally reaching completion in 1891. Since 1862 it has been listed as...More

Thank John M
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Beatiful cathedral with nice vitrals. The cathedral was on fire on the 1970s. It can be notice on the cathedral walls

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Monte Matre and Sacre Couer are pretty great but i didn’t get the same sense of still majesty as here because it’s smaller it feels more grounded in its religious life : history the hymns hopes & tears of centuries of worshippers are palpable :...More

Thank lesley n
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Impozant architecture, building. I recommend, becouse vibe there is so special. One of the best place in Nantes

Thank Pavol K
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Amazing architecture standout in a city, great experience to participate in Sunday event. Around there I can enjoy local cousins and shops!

Thank Sovann N
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