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Cathedrale Saint-Pierre

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We visited this cathedral before the basilica of notre dame, so we were amazed and intrigued at the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Pontypool, United Kingdom
Nice place to visit

This is a nice place to visit while walking in the old town of Annecy. Nice architecture (not very... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Wathiq H
Amman, Jordan
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30 Sep 2018
“Do NOT miss out on this cathedral!”
25 Sep 2018
“nothing special inside”
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

Simply amazing, construction started in ~1150. The cathedral is entered crossing a cobblestone courtyard and going up a large set of magnificent steps. The stonework is top notch, the interior woodwork, stained glass is amazing. Pay the 5 CHF and go up and tour both...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

There is nothing special to be highlighted about this cathedral. It's nice to have a look because is in the village centre or if you are faithful and that's it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LuisFafe_Portugal
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

From the outside this small chapel was not much to look at from the outside. I don't know why this is called the cat drake of Annecy as the door was locked in the middle of the afternoon and we were not able to visit...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 7 August 2017

There are plenty of interesting buildings and mediaeval streets to explore in Annecy and this cathedral is perhaps not one of the less interesting ones. For a start, the interior is quite dark. Of course, if you are tired from a long walk around town...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank BroLucius
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Nothing to say on this Cathedrale and nothing special. very simple and not a lot of status. Notre dame de Liesse just near the Cathedrale and very beautiful one.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rita022014
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We visited this cathedral before the basilica of notre dame, so we were amazed and intrigued at the beautiful stained glass windows, carvings on the pews as well as the great pipe organ.My partner really enjoyed examining the carvings on the choir stalls, stairs and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank missa704
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a nice place to visit while walking in the old town of Annecy. Nice architecture (not very unique, but the whole place is amazing :)

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Wathiq H
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Cathedrale Saint Pierre is a nice church in the heart of Annecy. I suggest the visit to all the tourists in Annecy. It will be worthy.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank olivehoover
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

One of the historical churches in old Annecy and definitely worth a visit. Most of the signage is in French, so it's worth bringing a translator.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank loveDCA
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is near to the other two churches in Annecy. It has a high ceiling and some nice stained glass windows, the wooden staircase leading to the organ at the rear of the Cathedral is of note. The Altar piece is fairly well decorated and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank rayrest
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