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“Bourges Cathedral” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cathedrale St-Etienne

Cathedrale St-Etienne
Place Etienne-Dolet, Bourges, France
02-48-65-72-89
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Ranked #1 of 19 Attractions in Bourges
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Bourges Cathedral”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2012

Soaring vaulted ceilings and stunning stained-glass windows, well worth a visit and right in the centre of the old part of town.

Visited October 2012
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“stunning medieval glass”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

One of the great medieval cathedrals of France. Unusual design with 5 aisles.Great atmosphere. Some of the best stained glass in France from the 13th to the 17th Century

Visited September 2012
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Winchester
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“Fantastic”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

Arrived for our visit early evening when the light was just right. Very atmospheric and beautiful building. Well worth a visit.

Visited September 2012
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St. Georges-sur-Chder
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“Fabulous stained glass to rival Chartres”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

The gothic cathedral is light, spacious and elegant, and the stained glass from the 13th century is superb.

Visited September 2012
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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“Shouldn't be missed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

For once the travel guides are correct. The Cathedral is impressive especially the stained glass windows and the new at installations

Visited September 2012
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