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Cathedrale Saint-Etienne

Place General de Gaulle, 22000 Saint-Brieuc, France
+33 2 96 33 24 54
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Fortress cathedral erected in XII th century

Erected in 12th century this half fortress - half cathedral is worth a visit. it offers a very... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
stism
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Grenoble, France
Another Church Ruined by Vatican-II

This is a large cathedral which has a disappointing interior. The sanctuary is in the transept... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Hawaii-Biker
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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  • Average23%
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  • Terrible1%
30 Jun 2017
“Fortress cathedral erected in XII th century”
1 Jun 2017
“Another Church Ruined by Vatican-II”
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Place General de Gaulle, 22000 Saint-Brieuc, France
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Erected in 12th century this half fortress - half cathedral is worth a visit. it offers a very interesting experience: very dark, humid and cold inside, only its beautiful stained glass windows offers some warmth.

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Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a large cathedral which has a disappointing interior. The sanctuary is in the transept, and I suspect that a beautiful high altar and reredos were destroyed in the process of "modernizing". The only thing that is worthwhile seeing is the altar with the...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Lovely building with various styles of architecture. The cathedral is close to the old town which has some interesting architecture and is quite charming.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

You can hardly miss this cathedral when passing through st Brieuc,but as a cathedral lover I would not place the interior of this cathedral anywhere near in interest as say Quimper or Treguier. The stained glass is mainly nineteenth century. It's also a good deal...More

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