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Cathedrale Saint-Corentin

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 12:00 AM, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 12:00 AM, 2:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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Imposing Church

A very nice imposing church sat on a nice square in Quimper. Only had a quick look inside but that... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Nice place to visit

This cathedral sits in the very centre of town and so is easy to access. It is worth a look as it... read more

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This medieval Gothic cathedral is perhaps the city's most prominent architectural landmark.
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Place St Corentin, 29000, Quimper, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A very nice imposing church sat on a nice square in Quimper. Only had a quick look inside but that was nice too.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This cathedral sits in the very centre of town and so is easy to access. It is worth a look as it has some very beautiful stained glass and impressive reliquaries (whose skull fragment is that?) Quite grand.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral dominates the center city main square. Nearly 1600 years old, it has been rebuilt a few times after some damage. Nice to visit. We attended mass with the Bishop on Sunday and enjoyed the service

Thank mitch w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The town of Quimper is very nice and I would highly recommend time here. The cathedral is Gothic with an elaborate external facade. The inside is stunning with a very high arch ceiling. There is a timeline of Christianity which is very interesting.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an amazing privilege to see inside a building of this age, and to see it still as a living breathing working building. We visited as a singer was rehearsing, one of my children was fascinated by the process that she was going through. Onto...More

Thank BDRedruth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even my 6yo (who was under strict instructions to keep quiet) managed a loud whisper “wow!” when we entered! Stunning stained-glass scenes and the enormous proportions of the cathedral were breathtaking.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

This is a cathedral dedicated to one of four saints of Brittany. Very nice from inside. Must visit in Quimper.

Thank Ivan T
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A large and ornate cathedral for a relatively small town - but most intriguingly the view fron the West door to the altar curves round to the left by a significant amount!

Thank 186254Tom
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I can see why this is a top sight in Quimper. It is huge with very interesting side altars, a magnificent center and it’s tall and lovely, obviously built over many centuries. It is awe inspiring.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit - beautiful architecture - and very calm and peaceful. Worth a look upwards to the dome to see the deliberately wonky line in the roof!

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