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St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime)

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Tranquil and interesting

Spent quiet hour or so in Church ( next door) and cloisters. Beautiful sculptures square and cells... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Picpoul
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Same tour guide different attraction

We just finished a tour of the Amphitheatre with an English guide and were surprised to see him... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Off place de la Republique, Arles, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent quiet hour or so in Church ( next door) and cloisters. Beautiful sculptures square and cells and chapels with art exhibits in season. Nice roof top walk too ( not to scary) . Good value and very interesting.

Thank Picpoul
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just finished a tour of the Amphitheatre with an English guide and were surprised to see him arrive to give us a tour here too. It is advised to have an expert explain the eras and architectural styles of the Cloister.

Thank Codiak!
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful galleries and access to refectory, lovely sculptures in the galleries, a video description that tells the history well, worth the visit.

Thank SophiesAunt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old convents ar usually quite imnpressive, this one more than most. The cloisters are just fantastic, so harmonious and neautiful. The chapels and rooms are used for exhibitions during the photo festival and offer a superb frame for the works

Thank ithaca96
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old Cloister area is up by the rooftops and provides gorgeous views. The area is well thought out to collect the rain also.

Thank lsutherland99
Reviewed 10 July 2018

These cloisters are nicely restored and contain some interesting artifacts that have been excavated. They are peaceful and there is an upper terrace but unfortunately no views. Worth a quick look if you have a pass that gives entrance for a number of sites in...More

Thank Bluebellplasnewydd
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's a pretty cloister but you can find both bigger and more elaborate cloisters even in France. It's good for a short visit and is included in the extremely good city monument pass which gives you free entrance. Buy the pass if you intend to...More

Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 9 July 2018

St-Trophime Cloister and Church are superb. Whilst I’m sure we can never truly comprehend or decipher the motives of the people who constructed such a space, I felt embraced by the atmosphere and quiet. The carvings depicting fantastic creatures and demons, transported me beyond their...More

Thank martisan2018
Reviewed 9 July 2018

A nicely restored cloister with rooms off. Rather uninteresting photo exhibition in one of the spaces.

Thank david a
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

This is a peaceful and beautiful retreat in the heart of the city. Each column represents either an episode of Jesus life or a local legend. It is also part of the city pass, so be sure to include it in your schedule.

Thank claude_monnier
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