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Address: Place du For | Tentoonstelling Kazuifels Meer Dan de Moeite Waard, Le Puy-en-Velay, France
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We had hard time finding parking but in the end we did and it turned out to be very close to the cathedral within walking distance via narrow back streets. Unfortunately it was... read more

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Texas City, Texas
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Texas City, Texas
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148 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had hard time finding parking but in the end we did and it turned out to be very close to the cathedral within walking distance via narrow back streets. Unfortunately it was lunch time so the cloister was closed but the cathedral is nice inside. Good experience.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to leave your dog outside. Free entry. Worth a visit, especially to see the black Madonna (which I also had the pleasure of seeing at The Monastery at Monserrat.

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Dandenong, Australia
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211 reviews
133 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is an Awe inspiringly beautiful place. You don't have to be religious to appreciate the spiritual presence of this ancient place. The Camino office opens at 1000(please double check) but the quaint yet invaluable displays are worth a look. 0700 mass for followed by blessing for pilgrims.

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Set in the centre of the old medieval part of the city the cathedral is well worth the effort of walking up through the city. Parking is very much easier from the newer part of the city near the Tourist information office. The Cathedral is magnificent, a cool and tranquil oasis amid the bustle of the city. On the road... More 

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New York City, New York
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

just walking to the old city to get to the cathedral is pretty amazing. The Cathedral is very well maintained.

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The cathedral is a must see if you go to Puy en Velay. Apart from its artistic and historical value, the steps you need to climb in order to reach it offer a wonderful view on the town. At night, the cathedral is beautifully illuminated.

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New Zealand
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337 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This Cathedral has some wonderful works of art and was an important part of the pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compestella - it's a bit of a climb but well worth it - and you can also find it by following the scallop shells in the footpath.

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Sidney, Canada
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116 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Le Puy en Velais has a rich heritage and the cathedral is worth a visit, make sure to walk up the steps.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is an absolute must if you are a pilgrim on the Via Podiensis. The Cathedrale is quite spectacular in that it has more steps outside the building than in - and the morning pilgrims blessing mass is a must do - no matter what language you speak. Make sure you stay on after the Mass as the blessing is... More 

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Thank akiwigal
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic wooden pulpit and organ with some some striking modena religious pieces. Great free attraction.

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