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Beautiful church

The Notre Dame is a beautiful church in the centre of Dijon, near to the town hall. The church is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel G
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London, United Kingdom
13th century

Masterpiece of 13th century gothic architecture. Contains some symbols of Dijon: the owl, the black... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Peter D
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Early 13th-century gothic church features gargoyles and slender columns topped by the famous 14th-century Jacquemart Clock.
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Quartier Notre-Dame, Dijon, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Notre Dame is a beautiful church in the centre of Dijon, near to the town hall. The church is incredibly peaceful and lovely beautiful stained glass windows.

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Masterpiece of 13th century gothic architecture. Contains some symbols of Dijon: the owl, the black Madonna and the clock with the four metal automatons, looted from Courtrai in Belgium after a campaign in the 14th century.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Simple cathedral but imponent by the size! The upper frnt is very beautful! The visit was interesting!!

Thank adibfarid
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Worth a look at, has been renovated on the outside and has some nice windows inside. On the owl trail so you will come across it is you follow the owl trail

Thank Sharport67
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Besides the gothic beauty of this church in all its inner and outer details, take a moment to think about the legend of Notre Dame de Bon Espoir (Our Lady of Good Hope), as the people of Djion believe the statue of Our Lady has...More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We walked by Notre Dame during the day and at night. I have to say the Gargoyles were worth walking by at night. Totally intimidating. The inside is nice, but I quite honestly think it is worth a walk by at night, too!

3  Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

It is a Beauty and must see in Dijon. Architectural marvel which on a relaxed Sunday afternoon may inspire you to search for inner peace and forget happening around you.

Thank Rajnish T
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Yes it's beautiful, yes the architecture is great but it's just another ostentatious church in a very non religious country. Lovely stained glass windows, we visited to get out of the cold.

Thank jayneeveringham
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Frankly speaking the Dijon's Notre Dame is a disappointment if compared to others. Nothing special in terms of architecture or history, the place is just one of the countless town churches/cathedrals in Europe.

1  Thank Maksim B
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A wonderful Place. A Must to visit. Ancient church with a Lot of History. You should buy a Guide in the Office Tourist for Euro 3.50 and You can Follow the Owls in the floor. Very easy to make a City Tour following this Owls...More

Thank Familie_Schlaepfer
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