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Basílica románica

It’s the most important great architectural building in Borgoña and also the o e that from the... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
gerardofraga
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La Coruna, Spain
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Beautiful

I returned to this place after more than 20years with some new friends. The basilica is beautiful... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
IvicaG56
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Place du Cardinal Perraud, 71600 Paray Le Monial, France
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

It’s the most important great architectural building in Borgoña and also the o e that from the architectural point of view it’s the most interesting due to its dimensions. In the center of the village it’s a nice place to visit, you will not find...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

I returned to this place after more than 20years with some new friends. The basilica is beautiful and we really enjoyed its beauty and calmness. It’s historic link with Cluny is very interesting. A great place to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was the last town on our 6 night barge journey. We visited a few of the designated sites, but strolling around this lovely town was just delightful.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 24, 2018

This is a building worth a visit even if you are not 'of the faith'. Impressive architecture, well lit naturally, impressive stained glass, mosaic in places, and the very local inlaid pattern tiles. The whole site is well laid out, accessible, clean and well signed.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

I visited the basilica several times on my recent trip to Paray Le Monial,dating back to the 12th century, the seating is chairs. you can walk around the back of the sanctuary and there are several altars dedicated to the Pieta; the Blessed Virgin, St....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Wikipedia on Margaret Mary Alacoque does not include the The Saints body " lays in state" (similar to when a place (city town village country) might honour a citizen-putting their body out for public viewing )in this case in a nearby chapel of apparition' ....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

We came on a pilgrimage and only got to visit inside but it was beautiful. We did not get to have a mass inside but the surrounding grounds were lovely

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank SantiagoV2009
Reviewed April 10, 2018

This is building provides both a magnificent place of interest and at the same time has retained its atmosphere of prayer and contemplation, it is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank HughK1956
Reviewed August 28, 2017

This Basilica is quite beautiful with the soaring towers and high ceiling and dome inside. Lots of stained glass windows and art works worth seeing.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank VW49
Reviewed April 24, 2017

This replica of the first monastery in Cluny (nearby, but destroyed) is worth visiting, incl. garden.

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Waldemar_Schneider
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