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Cathedrale de Lausanne

Place de la Cathedrale, Lausanne 1005, Switzerland
021 316 71 60
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Ranked #6 of 36 Attractions in Lausanne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW

Please visit this place if you are in Lausanne. Though it might take you some time to walk up to the street but trust me, WORTH it. The great pipe organ is very unique.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

This is an amazing place. First to walk up all of the steps will make it all worthwhile. The view is amazing. Very medievel view from the cathedral. It is a nice touch to have the mountains in the background. The church is unique

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Dublin, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

If in Lausanne, visit it. It is very nice but not among the best in Europe. The museum across the street is worth a visit.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Very old church that is largely as it was in the 12th & 13th centuries. Note the elaborate entrance on the south side and the painted statuary and bible scenes. The rose window comprises images of seasons, elements and Zodiac signs.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

the cathedral is beautiful but similar to most around the world in terms of structure. The bonus was access to the bell tower and roof. The views of the lake and city are stunning. well worth the walk up a marathon staircase.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Worth a stroll through if you are passing by but I wouldn't be making a bee-line for it straight away. As lovely as most European churches.

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Münster, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Just another cathedral of its type.. nothing special though. Well, if you are visiting the city, just pay a visit. On the way to this cathedral, there is a place where you will have a very beautiful view of lake and mountains. That is nice but about cathedral, I didnt find anything special.

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

It is a lovely church in that it is not stuffy and you can walk in and out without feeling self conscious!

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Not really my thing but an impressive structure set high over Lausanne. Only average to me but I am sure very well worth a visit to others.

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Colorado Spring
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

So Beautiful! Just towers over the city. Absolutely breathtaking. Very hilly to get to the Cathedrale but so worth it. Very neat trip and cool looking!

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