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Largest Gothic church in Bearn.

Exceptional roof structure was the best part built in the form of a double ship’s hull turned... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Elaine W
Lichfield, United Kingdom
Fascinating local history

A visit to Monein is not complete without a visit here. The guided visit is well worth it and be... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2016
Toulouse, France
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Sep 19, 2018
“Largest Gothic church in Bearn.”
Sep 17, 2016
“Fascinating local history”
La visiter : Les visites son et lumière de l'église sont guidées, * Du 1er novembre au 31 mars : > mercredi à 16h et 18h, > samedi à 15h et 17h. * Du 1er avril au 14 juin et du 16 septembre au 31 octobre : > du mardi au samedi à 16h, avec 1 visite...more
58 rue du Commerce, 64360 Monein, France
+33 5 59 12 30 40
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

Exceptional roof structure was the best part built in the form of a double ship’s hull turned upside down. Made of oak. They have son et lumiere events. You need to climb up 72 steps. It was built between 1464 and 1530. It is only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elaine W
Reviewed September 17, 2016

A visit to Monein is not complete without a visit here. The guided visit is well worth it and be sure to check out the goodies at the tourism office just across the street.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank L M
Reviewed January 10, 2016

Its a nice place, in a really cute village named Monein, an antic church, typical from france, its considerate as a patrimoni and just in front of the church you have de statue made in honor of the soldiers that died in war.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Daniela A
Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is a large and very impressive church for a relatively small town. Some of the windows had lovely stained glass and the walls were covered in fleurs de lys on a pale background, so the overall impression was one of light.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank merrial2014
Reviewed June 30, 2012

Great guided tour available in several languages. The sound and light show above nave , impressive, a bit too long but they do want to make a point. Tickets /audio guides available from tourist office opposite

Date of experience: July 2011
Thank asterix_et_oblelix
Reviewed June 4, 2012

if you happen to be in this area it is worth a visit especially the guided tour and the roof area.the only thing is the steps to the roof are very steep

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank PollydoodleMonein
Reviewed May 28, 2012

The sound and light show in the amazing roof space is worth a trip...1000 oak trees were used and the history of the people involved is interesting

Date of experience: September 2011
Thank Clare S
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