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Cathedrale St-Front

Place de la Clautre, Perigueux, France
+33 5 53 53 23 62
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stunning cathedral in the centre of Perigueux well worth a look

it was raining so a perfect opportunity to go inside and have a look at this cathedral and I wasn't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nick L
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Beautiful place to visit

Amazing Cathedral in the heart of the city of Perigueux, a beautiful city in the Dordogne, the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim C
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Place de la Clautre, Perigueux, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

it was raining so a perfect opportunity to go inside and have a look at this cathedral and I wasn't disappointed. It was stunning. We lit a candle and took it in the awe of this building and its design and respectfully left.

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing Cathedral in the heart of the city of Perigueux, a beautiful city in the Dordogne, the historic city is very beautiful and clean, the buildings are excellent for photography.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cathedral is really all about the roof as inside it's no different to a church you'd find in many small French or Belgium towns. Unfortunately you can't really see the roof! The best views are pictures that are taken from above. At night it...More

Thank thepillarsofhercules
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not that unique for a special journey (Cathedraled-out over numerous European trips). But town is terrific so might as well visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a large Norman basilica, with domes. It is as impressive inside as it is out. Not to be missed if you are in Perigueux.

Thank Andy_Bickley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This Impressive building stands on a hill dominating the Perigueux landscape. It is very old, dating back to the 11th century and very impressive inside. The amazing organ was being played when we visited which added to the grandeur. Well worth a visit. It is...More

Thank Howard M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This very impressive building defines the city outline of Perigueux. You can walk around and find all kinds a interesting views on the cathedral, giving the city allure. Inside however it was a disappointing experience. It is smaller than you expect, and square. It is...More

Thank Captain_Cee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very impressive building particularly externally. Internally, a large expanse of open space without the usual highly decorated ceilings etc.

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Get down to the river for the best views of the Périgueux cathedral, from the bridge. If it looks familiar, it is no accident, as Paul Abadie, the architect of Montmartre basilica used it as a model (some say "copy/paste"). The inside is unusual in...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

From a distance quite impressive . Close up tatty . Not really a fan of churches as when they were built at great expense most people lived nearby in squalor , I the case of this one most places nearby are well looked after and...More

Thank Paul H
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