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Cathedrale St-Jean

1 Rue de l'Horloge | Place Gambetta, 66000, Perpignan, France
+33 4 68 51 33 72
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Traditional cathedral

Traditional cathedral...avoid the ' tour guides' that are just there to fleece you and are not... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Kim B
,
Morpeth
via mobile
Interesting cathedral in the heart of Perpignan

Not a large cathedral compared to those of other cities but very beautiful and situated right in... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Bruce R
,
Cádiz
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1 Rue de l'Horloge | Place Gambetta, 66000, Perpignan, France
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Traditional cathedral...avoid the ' tour guides' that are just there to fleece you and are not official guides inside is amazing . I Googled and got the history and info on my phone as all tourist information is in French...missed the good Friday religious parade...More

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Not a large cathedral compared to those of other cities but very beautiful and situated right in the heart of the city.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went to the 11am mass on Sunday morning and found it easy to follow and very welcoming. Two children were baptised during the service and at the end there was a blessing for engaged couples. It is a beautiful building and the Priest was...More

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely church in the heart of the old city. We visited on Easter Friday after the annual parade 'La Sanche' and it was quite packed with visitors. Lovely ceiling work. 1688.

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 24 November 2016

From the minute you enter this beautiful Cathedral you are struck by the wealth of history and beauty that surrounds you. The individual chapels which line the walls, rich with gilt, and the glorious stained glass windows which flood the altar and other areas with...More

Thank JeffersonLondon
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The word 'stunning' sums this place up. With its Catalan Gothic style and built in the 1300's, it is well worth a look.

Thank Judy R
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the cathedral with the group, have booked the excursion at the tourism office. The building itself is impressive and the local guide was good. The organ concert in outside the cathedral was a marvel!

Thank Mirdza
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

been here many times. very nice inside. Well worth a visit. You can take photos but the lady inside did not seem happy about flash photos

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Rather a sombre building but for €1 you can operate the floodlights to get a better view of the baroque altar.

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 18 September 2016

An amazing experience. I have visited many old churches but this beats them all. The structure, the paintings and the ambience was extraordinary. When we visited there were no ceremonies taking place and I would have liked to experience that.

Thank danbyrne491
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Response from Jane C | Reviewed this property |
Hi - sorry I can't help you with car parks as we travel every where by train! But looking at my tourist map of Perpignan there is a car part listed on Boulevard Wilson. Its not too far away. The cathedral is a fairly... More
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