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St-Trophime Cloister (Cloitre St-Trophime)

Off place de la Republique, Arles, France
+33 4 90 49 36 74
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interesting courtyard

some good carvings on the statues in the courtyard, not a lot to see otherwise. There was a modern... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
stevieblooz
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Part of Arles History

Worth stopping and taking a look, has to compete with the Amphitheater and other historic monuments... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
davidg777
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Average9%
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Off place de la Republique, Arles, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

some good carvings on the statues in the courtyard, not a lot to see otherwise. There was a modern photograph exhibition on when we were there and the Lenin one was facinating

Thank stevieblooz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth stopping and taking a look, has to compete with the Amphitheater and other historic monuments but worth the time to explore

Thank davidg777
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Ancient cloister with additional exhibits and housing part of the annual photography festival. The preserved architecture is unexpected and a delight. You approach through an unconvincing portal into quite a dismal courtyard before ascending stairs to find the beauty hidden beyond. Perseverance is well rewarded.

Thank Christie G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We visited as part of the annual Photographic Exposition. A great time to come and see this historic building filled with wonderful pictures.

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

This is the courtyard of the city's cathedral. It is interesting because it is seen how half the Colonnade is in Gothic style and the other half in Romanesque.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The cloister is very nice. There are beautiful tapestries hung on the walls and there is an interesting video explaining the history of the cloister. It is not very big but it is worth the visit. It is worth getting the combi-ticket to see the...More

Thank agsiul2013
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Nice little place to visit as part of the City Pass tour. Plenty of shade to take a break from the sun and there is a video playing on the second floor that provides a greater insight to the build.

Thank CaptainsWife1
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

It was a joy to visit these cloisters. The play of light and shade on the beautiful pillars and carvings was simply beautiful - and there were plenty of ancient and very welcome places to sit down in the heat!

Thank GrantLiz
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A beautiful ancient cloister that allows you to travel back in time and feel what it was like to walk around these peaceful and inspiring grounds.

Thank bracha t
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Feels like entering a lost world. Probably the best arcades surrounding a courtyard that I have ever seen. The view from the roof is an additional bonus.

Thank Peter D
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