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Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul

Closes in 16 min: 10:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
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This Gothic cathedral features a high nave and many tombs, including that of François II.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 12:00, 14:00 - 17:00
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Place St-Pierre, Nantes, France
+33 7 81 66 18 43
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautifully preserved cathedral with is clean white stone and impressive vertical columns. The tombs tell the story of Anne who became duchess at the age of 10 and was promptly married off to other nobility. Worth a visit.

Thank Evelyn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a huge cathedral with seating for more than 1000; The building is very picturesque and in a great location.

Thank tony b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you've studied European history, you won't want to miss seeing where the parents of Anne de Bretagne are buried. The stonework is beautiful. The cathedral is within walking distance of the chateau in the center of a popular pedestrian area with many cafes, bakeries,...More

Thank WorldTraveler9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fine building whose key attraction is the tomb of the Duke of Brittany and his wife. It is definitely worth visiting. A well restored church witha useful guide in English for 50 cents.

Thank Alanthebairn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cathedral is a very quiet and beautiful building, once inside I was surprised at how large the inside space was, it seemed huge. The architecture was outstanding. This is a lovely place to visit if you are interested in architecture or religion.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes a Cathedral and no surprises but the scale of it and the stain glass windows were awesome. Great architecture

Thank Glen504216
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, the gothic cathedral is beautiful and imposing. Construction started during the 1400s and finished during the 1800s. It was bombed during the Second World War so you'll notice that the stained glasses are new. Also pay attention to the two-tone columns and walls, which...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Cathedrale, the church has an amazing architecture and lots of history. Great to visist in the heart of Nantes

Thank johnathannewgate
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Lovely cathedral to visit, there is a guided tour which is free, so if you speak at bit of french its worth it as you are told little stories as you go round.

Thank MarkCal
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We attended mass here with the kids while on a short visit to Nantes. It is a beautiful cathedral and very serene.

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