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Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms

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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Notre Dame des Domes could not fail to attract the attention of the visitor, strategically abutting the Palais des Papes and dominating the square down under. One wanders inside to discover an appealing church, which though by no means as old as the Palais is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ray V
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a small cathedral where locals worship, tucked between the papal palace and the gardens above it. There is original paint still on the ceiling, and while we were there a nun was leading singing in one of the side prayer chapels. Small gift...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Really. Just like all cathedrals , amazing architecture, sacred items, beautiful pictures. So much to see in Avignon, but pop your head in, it’s worth it

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karenm642
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Be sure to stop by and enter as the architecture is very nice. There is a nice gift shop with reasonable prices on the exit. Free admission to the cathedral.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is an attraction not to be missed when you're visiting the town! You'll be able to appreciate the history better!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I guess what you think of this cathedral depends which other cathedrals you compare it to. For me it was quite grand on the outside, particularly when set against the Palais de Papes just behind it although it's not up there with the best by...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RobertJE
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Avignon Cathedral Notre-Dame des Doms is a beautiful Roman Catholic church. I loved the Roman Architecture of the building. It is located right next to the Palais des Papes. The cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of Avignon. There is huge gilded statue of the Virgin Mary at the top of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Hike up the hill to visit the church next to the papal palace...most tourists do not realize that it is a cathedral !!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ETHKino
Reviewed August 4, 2018

When you step away from the throngs of tourists outside and venture into this Cathedral you are afforded some lovely peace and quiet. It is beautiful place to meditate.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Craig C
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This Cathedral is worth a visit when visiting Avignon and when also visiting the Palace of the Popes.

Date of experience: July 2018
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