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Popped in and wowed

We’ve seen many churches and cathedrals in France but this one in Agen really is special... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michelle B
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Cultural side of Agen

Small cathedral quite plain from the outside but the murals around the altar well worth popping... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2018
garywalshe2016
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1 week ago
“Popped in and wowed”
18 Jan 2018
“Cultural side of Agen”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve seen many churches and cathedrals in France but this one in Agen really is special. Beautifully painted interior and a long history - do make time to see.

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Small cathedral quite plain from the outside but the murals around the altar well worth popping inside for

1  Thank garywalshe2016
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Good for a five minute stop if you're in the area. Looks nice on the outside and beautiful on the inside.

Thank SalsaChickNik
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Nice peaceful place, not wildly interesting but some nice paintings and stain glass windows. Can be done in 10 min.

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

It was a quiet afternoon. We were just the two of us for almost 20 minutes before another couple arrived. The stained glass windows are beautiful. The cathedral allows meditation and quiet moments for reflection.

Thank Mypace
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Although fairly plain on the outside, the interior takes your breath away, with every wall & the ceiling sumptuously painted & gold leaf everywhere. A real gem!

Thank ziggy007
Reviewed October 9, 2015

An outstanding rare example of a well preserved 12th century church with beautifully painted frescoes, walls, colums and celing. Declared as a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.

Thank Fiafile
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Situated in a quiet square at the end of the old town is this lovely peaceful cathédrale. After the bustle of the indoor market, bars and shops, it offers a quiet retreat in lovely surroundings to contemplate and reflect. Just lovely.

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