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Site Le Corbusier

Boulevard Peripherique du Stade, 42700 Firminy, France
+33 4 77 61 08 72
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must see, if you are interested in architecture

The cultural center and the church designed by Le Corbusier (church finished years after he died... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mirc M
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Unique utopian realisation

Recently certify by the UNESCO as a part of World Heritage, Le Corbusier site mights interested the... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2017
Navaja F
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
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1 week ago
“must see, if you are interested in architecture”
May 8, 2017
“Unique utopian realisation”
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Boulevard Peripherique du Stade, 42700 Firminy, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The cultural center and the church designed by Le Corbusier (church finished years after he died) both constructed with raw concrete and typical colored glass windows, which allow interesting games of light when inside. Beautiful !

Thank Mirc M
Reviewed May 8, 2017

Recently certify by the UNESCO as a part of World Heritage, Le Corbusier site mights interested the ones who like Architecture, Sociology, City Planning and History. If you read all explications, you needs approximately 1 hour to visit the church and a bit less to...More

Thank Navaja F
Reviewed March 23, 2014

The architect Le Corbusier designed a group of buildings which includes a church, a cultural center, and a housing project. you HAVE to visit

1  Thank Illia M
Reviewed April 3, 2011

We first visited Firminy to see the Corbusier-designed church of St. Pierre in 2008, and we will go again in April 2011. It is the most beautiful church I have ever seen. Better than all the gothic and medieval and rococco churches all over Europe?...More

5  Thank JulieJ8
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