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Saint Nicholas Cathedral

4 Rue Colonel Bellando Castro, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
+377 93 30 87 70
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Magnificent cathedral, built in 1875, is the final resting place of Princess Grace of Monaco, several important 16th-century paintings and a wooden altar dating from the Spanish Renaissance.
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  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“resting place” (27 reviews)
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4 Rue Colonel Bellando Castro, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
+377 93 30 87 70
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by whilst walking around Monaco. Impressive exterior and equally nice inside. Lots of features and side altars to admire plus the stones in the floor marking the graves of Monaco’s royal family including those of Princess Grace & Prince Albert. Not much info for...More

Thank GH24
Reviewed 1 week ago

We paid a visit but they told us too many tourists are inside at the moment and didnt wanted to let us in. They told us to wait 1 hour. We came again after 1 hour and security worker just told us "No". And was...More

Thank Dexa T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a very good vantage point in monaco. you can clearly see the entire city from up here. I made the mistake of climbing up the stairs when i could have easily taken the escalator. make sure you enter thru where the busses...More

Thank Debsena
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very striking building from the outside which looks like it could have been built in the last 50 years. However the interior was very disappointing, it is constructed using very dark grey stone and in comparison to other Cathedrals we have viewed,...More

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a rather plain cathedral as far as Europe goes but is well known for the wedding of Grace Kelly and Prince Ranier and is also the site of their graves. Unfortunately they were doing maintenance on the gravesites prior to Easter and we could...More

Thank CFofLL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's free and that's the best thing to say about it. Not worth a visit. I have visited many churches in small french towns that are much more worth a visit

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply stunning church with beautiful architectural features, I wish it has a shady bench where I could.sit and enjoy the view

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to visit and see the crave site of the royal family Raine and Princesses Grace a must see

Thank Norbert D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After seeing visiting so many churches during our stay in Europe, this church was beautiful. It isn't huge by any means, but very solemn and pristine. It is also the final resting place of Princess Grace.

Thank NJTH
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Unlike many Cathedrals in Europe this is not over the top with altars and excesses. It is charmingly beautiful. The sight of both the wedding and funerals of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier it is also their final resting place. Be sure to circle the...More

Thank retiree2
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