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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.
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Place St-Pierre, Nantes, France
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"beautiful cathedral"
in 20 reviews
"his wife"
in 11 reviews
"the stained glass windows"
in 8 reviews
"white stone"
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"stone work"
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"main nave"
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"rich colors"
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"notre dame"
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"sheer height"
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"impressive inside"
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"gothic architecture"
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"great building"
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"intricate details"
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"light a candle"
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"lovely place to visit"
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"quick visit"
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"the heart of the city"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came from different regions of France before visiting this another beautiful place of Nantes, we visited the grand church of Strasbourg then the cute but dominant structural church of Colmar then Dijon’s cathedral then so on from Marseille great cathedral on top of the...More

Thank Jun J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m staying in Ancenis for a work trip for my husband and decided to adventure to Nantes. I was so excited to find the cathedral will driving and wanted to share how beautiful I thought it was. The chateau is also nearby and definitely worth...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As far as cathedrals go very pretty. Nice link with the former city walls. Nice examples of stained glass windows. Very clean with a modern feel indoors.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an hour reading about the cathedrals history and restoration whilst wandering round admiring the stained glass windows and statues. Wouldn’t say it was awesome, though peaceful and reflective time

Thank Steve1105
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Another must see. Cathedral of stunning proportions in a commanding position. Houses the tomb of Francois II de Bretagne and Marguerite de Foix. Definitely worth the pilgrimage.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful place to visit; beauty, splendour, peace and calm. The architecture is awe-inspiring. The stained glass windows are particularly beautiful. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 29 May 2018

This is a cathedral of light. It has a wonderfully light feel to it in terms of illumination and general uncluttered ambiance. The coloured glass alone makes it worth a visit. It has had a tor ride recent history and a must see if you...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2018

This is a very tall cathedral and very well lit. It was a lovely place to visit and spend time. An important part of Breton history.

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

The exterior is imposing and the interior quite majestic with a very high vaulted roof. It is very light and airy. A notable feature is the tomb of the parents of Duchesse Anne, the last Duchess of Brittany.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

An impressive Gothic building. The vaulted ceiling is very detailed as are some of the chapels within the Cathederal.It is probably one of the best Cathederals in France & is worth a visit.

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