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Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre et Saint-Paul

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This Gothic cathedral features a high nave and many tombs, including that of François II.
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Place St-Pierre, Nantes, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral in Nantes is one of the world records for the duration of construction. 457 years! From 1434 to 1891. XV century was a convenient time for the construction of the Cathedral. The Duke of Brittany wanted to legitimize his right to an independent...More

Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Nantes once some years ago while on a business trip. This time I made the trip with my wife and we loved it. Still an awesome place to visit and learn a little about the history of this area. Beautifully maintained and well...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Gothic cathedral with interesting architecture and lovely stained glass windows, just few minutes walk from the city centre There were few persons visiting it when I was expecting crowds, maybe I was just lucky. It worths the visit, no question about it.

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Reviewed 5 weeks 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 4 October 2018

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 3 October 2018

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

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Reviewed 30 September 2018 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.

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Reviewed 27 September 2018

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 23 September 2018

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

Thank Glen504216
Reviewed 20 September 2018

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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