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Beautiful rural cathedral

Since Saint-Pol-de-Leon is a comparatively small town we did not expect a gothic cathedral that big... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Wurzburg, Germany
Amazing space with lots of interest

This cathedral has been subject to lots of cleaning and refurbishment over recent years and visit... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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Place de l'Eveche, 29250 Saint-Pol-de-Leon, France
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All reviews small town well worth a visit beautiful cathedral saint century tower climb
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Since Saint-Pol-de-Leon is a comparatively small town we did not expect a gothic cathedral that big and beautiful. Well worth visitng.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

The cathedral is being renovated at the moment and will be finished in 2020, this means that you cannot make the climb to the top to enjoy the view of the surrounding area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank s c
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This cathedral has been subject to lots of cleaning and refurbishment over recent years and visit areas have been limited at times. Now it is more open and the scale of this important building is clear. Lots of information on signs near key features such...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

A magnificent cathedral easily accessible in the middle of this small town. Lovely stained glass and amazing sculptures of the people entombed.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We recently spent a week in Saint-Pol-de-Leon and we visited the cathedral on a number of occasions. It is a beautiful cathedral, some of which dates from the 15th century. There are numerous items of historical interest and, despite the vastness of the cathedral, it...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BDT71
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Spent 2 weeks based here on holiday. Well placed for exploring Brittany. Went into the cathedral 3 times during my stay as it is in the main square. Very nice simple floral displays of locally grown flowers. Remember to look up at the roof. Front...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Christine G
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building inside and out well worth a visit.In a lovely square with Cafes and Restaurants .Some impressive old buildings in the town.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Fabulous town. Peaceful, and very clean! We love it. Very friendly locals. Cathedral not to be missed. Lovely beaches. Perfect accommodation. Will come again.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely church, in summer they have organ recitals on a Tuesday morning which is market day in St Pol. The recitals are free but you can make a donation afterwards. The market takes place around the church.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 9 August 2016

One of two cathedrals in St Pol, although in this one you can climb the tower inside for a 2 euro charge. Time, my larger frame and perhaps a little apprehension meant I declined on this occasion, but my teenage kids went up and thouroughly...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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