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St Vincent Cathedral

Place J de Chantillon, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
+33 2 99 40 82 31
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awe-inspiring cathedral spire

The remarkable thing about St Vincent Cathedral is that the spire can be seen from such a great... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Marilyn S
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Hinckley, United Kingdom
Interesting

This church is located in the old part of town and is very difficult to get a picture. We did not... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
showmemo61
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Jefferson City, Missouri
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  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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Place J de Chantillon, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The remarkable thing about St Vincent Cathedral is that the spire can be seen from such a great distance; an excellent landmark whilst walking round the Old City as it helps to prevent you getting lost! Up close and outside it seems less imposing but...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This church is located in the old part of town and is very difficult to get a picture. We did not get inside so can't say anything about that

Thank showmemo61
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This cathedral looks and feels old with very little in the form of any religious symbols. I expected more like the cathedral of Roman or the UK but then maybe this one is a better example of a church that did not waste money on...More

Thank gordon35au
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Impressive huge catherdral. Interesting nave layout and pulpit. Lots of features to enjoy and no entry charge.

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Not as impressive as many French cathedrals but on very restricted site and some interesting features - not least the way the east end falls away unusually thanks to the gradients of the site.

Thank john11hartley
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Large church with great stained windows. Beautifully restored after The War. Plaque to those lost in the wars.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Amazingly quiet considering how busy the streets were outside. Beautiful stained glass windows. Worth seeing even if just to get away from the bustling street

Thank Brenda D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Rose window similar to Notre Dame but having seen many European cathedrals this one was just meh. I have to admit I didn't read into the history but it was very simple and lacked the ornate nature of so many cathedrals I've seen in France...More

Thank Yvette B
Reviewed 25 August 2017

This church is very quiet and charming in the real center of the town. It's like an oasis of religious relax and inviting to the prayer, just out of the crowded city center full of tourists. Very beautiful.

Thank Barbicane8
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Every (okay, most) French towns have spectacular cathedrals and churches, so this is nothing special, but still really lovely. Worth popping in at least if you're in the old town.

Thank jlkpregan
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