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Cathedral of St. Vincent de Paul

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Address: Avenue Bourguiba, Tunis, Tunisia
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For me any church has its uniqueness. this has its own. very calm and quite church even though its in middle of the town.

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Shanika V
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Taif, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I liked the way it's been built with becuse the way its built was mixture of 3 styles of three eras.

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Kiel, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If it would be in France, on one would notice. The cathedral was built around 1900, nothing special, it contains a few remains of old colonial heritage, the best part is so to say invisible: the only organ built by Cavaille-Coll outside of France. The church is only open to the public on Fridays. Inside they have a nice collection... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Tunis is a multi faith city, with this imposing cathedral only a kilometre or so from the central mosque, and a stunning Greek Orthodox church standing immediately behind. It was closed today, so I couldn't see inside, but the outside facade is beautiful, with some fine iconography; its location, at top of the Avenue de France, and opposite the French... More 

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Dubai
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

For me any church has its uniqueness. this has its own. very calm and quite church even though its in middle of the town.

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Thank Shanika V
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

A great landmark (especially when you have problem speaking french). A good place to snap some pictures . Limited access (time) to the church. The entrance is not opened always.

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Thank VijayaratinamRamah
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a very nice palace, right opposite from the French Embassy. Also, it is a good landmark to orient yourself by. It is the Catholic Cathedral and services are held in French.

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Thank Petra W
Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

the church is located at Habib burkaibah streer, quite elegant location, and really nice to visit. though can not spend much time in the church

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Must see as it it is centrally located and a quick see. Great way to experience some of Tunis' limited religious diversity.

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

It is a church at habeeb borgaba street in the heart of tunis city.... Historic and looks nice bluiding ...

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Nice place but it is close now. What should I write to finish comment ? Still it is not enough caracter to finish comment :)

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