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The restored white local stone outside makes the building look a lot younger than it is, as the... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Hamilton, New Zealand
Visit to square

Beautiful stain glass windows with sun shining through As the service was on we didn't go right... read more

Reviewed July 15, 2018
Worcester, United Kingdom
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Place Saint-Pierre, Saumur, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Doors open and inside many beautiful stain glass windows. Situated in centre of the town in the main square so easy to find.

Thank Caroline366
Reviewed August 9, 2018

The restored white local stone outside makes the building look a lot younger than it is, as the history of the church goes back many centuries. Inside the church is not startling, except for a curious mix of fairly ordinary older stained glass windows and...More

Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Beautiful stain glass windows with sun shining through As the service was on we didn't go right inside but beautiful to walk round in a lively square

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Reviewed July 13, 2018

You really need to visit the Church during the week to find out the time for Mass on Sunday as it can change. This is a beautiful Church just to visit but if you are looking for Mass in the area, it is lovely. Plenty...More

Thank deane442
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The church and square were restored and renovated last year and now form a stunning centre to Saumur. The interior and front facade of the church are stunning. There are plenty of bars and restaurants in front of the church to enjoy the view from...More

Thank Gavin C
Reviewed October 11, 2017

A beautiful church located in the square in the city centre. It is well worth a visit. A stunning building from the outside and a very peaceful place insde.

Thank westerntravelerah
Reviewed October 3, 2017

With some excellent new stained windows this Church is worth visiting for three reasons - the first is its location on the square with stunning views. The second is the architecture -soaring columns, fluted spaces and a sense of intimacy and finally the stained glass...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Lovely Church great atmosphere , beautiful statues and carving in the local tufo stone. Takes you back to medieval times, with the much worn slabs and ancient tombs

Thank JanetG2103
Reviewed June 7, 2017

While the facade dates from the 17th century, the interior has Romanesque elements and is considered Gothic Plantagenêt style. The main building was constructed in the12th-13th centuries. It also has some beautiful stained glass windows and an impressive organ, which is often used for recitals...More

Thank AeneasAtSea
Reviewed April 27, 2017

The white tufa stone gleams on the recently restored facade of the Eglise Saint-Pierre. The doors were open on Saturday morning during the market on the Place. We were glad we went in. A peaceful, beautiful space.

Thank diddys-mom
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