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Cathedrale Saint Pierre

22 rue des Chanoines, 56000, Vannes, France
+33 2 97 47 10 88
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Nice Cathedral in Brittany

There isn't so many big cathedral in Brittany. This one is nice to visit and has all the offering... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Florian H
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Portland, Oregon
Beautiful cathedral in a strange setting

We actually tried to go to Mass here on a Sunday but missed the time of entry by a half hour. The... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Kim M
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Cupertino, California
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It took more than 600 years to build this architectural wonder.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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22 rue des Chanoines, 56000, Vannes, France
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+33 2 97 47 10 88
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

There isn't so many big cathedral in Brittany. This one is nice to visit and has all the offering from a bigger cathedral. The best is its location which is right by many nice little restaurants and boutique. Go visit it.

Thank Florian H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We actually tried to go to Mass here on a Sunday but missed the time of entry by a half hour. The cathedral is beautiful from the outside, but it is surrounded by many contemporary buildings, fit closely in. Still, it is well maintained. I...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Aside from being a beautiful cathedral in the heart of the Old Town, the earthly remains and story of St. Vincent are here. It was amazing to learn more about his life and miracles. Definitely recommend a visit.

Thank Rosana T
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We made just a brief informal stop admiring the lovely stained glass windows. There appears to be a substantial organ-and would like to return to hear it in action.

Thank ulysses4
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The best thing of this small cathedral was its free entry. It was not over ornate or covered in golden paint and marble, it's interior was simple and quite pleasant. But it has not got any strong characters either. Just another town cathedral.

Thank rebecca m
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The cathedral is gothic-style, located at the centre of the old city of Vannes. It's a nice cathedral to visit, but it's not that different from the other churches in the region of Brittany

Thank Cindy Feng Xin L
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely cathedral with stunning stained glass and many beautiful small chapels. A real place of worship that isn't touristy despite the tourists. A lot of information in English which is a great help. Well worth a trip to see.

Thank Kirstie M
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Whilst walking around the insides of this rampart we found this Cathedral and took the children inside (First time inside any typeof church) They were amazed and stunned when they went inside, they couldn't understand why it was so quiet and how high the roof...More

Thank Malcolm D
Reviewed 15 August 2016

A beautiful building it has stunning stain glass windows and some beautiful chapels of remembrance . Even if you are not religious it is worth a visit

Thank Adam T
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Very well conserved, beautiful details, spectacular stained glass, the altar, sculptures. Also the facade is in a perfect conditions. It is a imposing cathedral and a must see to visit.

Thank bst77
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