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Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms

Place du Palais, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 86 81 01
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  • Excellent31%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Place du Palais, Avignon, France
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+33 4 90 86 81 01
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"small cathedral"
in 6 reviews
"virgin mary"
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"golden statue"
in 5 reviews
"pope's palace"
in 14 reviews
"beautiful stained glass windows"
in 4 reviews
"stunning church"
in 2 reviews
"side chapels"
in 3 reviews
"pope benedict"
in 3 reviews
"pope john"
in 2 reviews
"walled city"
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"mass"
in 9 reviews
"gilded"
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"dome"
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"priest"
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"century"
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"france"
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"xii"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is just beside the Palace which probably attracts more visitors than a similar church further away would do. There isn't much to see here. The main feature that is interesting is the statue on the spire, perfectly good to watch from the outside....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cathedral is perched between the Palace of the Popes and the Rocher des Doms gardens. Its prominent bell tower is topped with a gilded statue of the Virgin Mary. The inside has beautiful stained glass windows, statues, a 12th century marble throne and a...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

This cathedral attached to le palais des Papes blends perfectly with the magnificent architecture of the area and specially the spire is great. Lovely inside as well

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Splendid interiors and a spacious view over the plaza around the Papal Palace make this church well worth a visit.

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Reviewed May 31, 2018

I enjoyed visiting this church very much , mostly because it was decorated with such deicate and good taste. It has some details that show that it was used by the popes at one time

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

A lot of history is found here. Beautiful architecture and design. A must see when visiting Avignon.

Thank Sean D
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

The high square tower of the cathedral looms above the Palais des Papes. Built in the 12th century it has been altered several times. The bell tower, capped with a 4.5-tonne gold statue of the Virgin Mary, is the dominant feature of the exterior. We...More

Thank Larry C
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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Attended Palm Sunday Mass with the local congregation. Sharing the faith is always inspirational. The church was unheated, reflecting the political disdain of the government for Christianity.

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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

The church was closed after we climbed up many flights of stairs from the Pope's Palace. We took the opportunity to take pictures of the outside and the view of the city.

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