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Wonderful surprise

Parked here in Mantes la Jolie to find coffee while en route to Charles de Gaulle airport, walked... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
Katieclem46
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Another beautiful church

There isn't a lot to see in this small town but of course, there is a huge church. This church... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Sharon M
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Abingdon, Maryland
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Aug 16, 2018
“Wonderful surprise”
May 6, 2018
“Another beautiful church”
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Parked here in Mantes la Jolie to find coffee while en route to Charles de Gaulle airport, walked down the street and were blown away by the sudden sighting of this magnificent church. It soars above the rather mean streets below, and it stopped us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed May 6, 2018

There isn't a lot to see in this small town but of course, there is a huge church. This church dates back to the eleven hundreds. It did sustain some damage during the French Revolution. The most prominent feature of this church is the stained...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

The 12th century was great for many forgotten things but in building cathedrals they excelled beyond comparison. In fact reading the informative notes, i deduce that the vault hight in the choir was considered the 'skyscraper' of its day, at 157 feet.... and was the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Quick side trip off the Paris-Rouen highway into this town to check out the 'Collegiale'. Scale is impressive and some intricate details. Worth a quick trip off the motorway. Not much else in the town though.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed February 10, 2017

If maybe I wouldnt normally go to visit this city just for this church (very much destroyed, the city no the church, by the war), I would definitely recommend stopping. The church is very beautiful from the inside as well as the outside.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Do not be dissuaded by the line. It moves quickly and Notre Dame is worth the visit. Besides, the length of time allows you to peruse the outside. Look for the saints and sinners. Both are easy to find. And look for the kings of...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed October 28, 2015

Worth the visit! A beautiful architecture! Never knew the difference between a collegiale and a cathedral though.

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed November 1, 2014

We visited Notre Dame to fill in a little time before arriving at our hotel a little down river. We were pleased to discover a living vibrant cathedral which even contained the "stations of the cross" and a community of parishioners making the main space...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Andrew J
Reviewed August 5, 2014

You cannot miss it ! From the A13 highway from Paris to Rouen (exit 11), you'll see two big towers looking like Paris Notre-Dame: here is the collegiale Notre-Dame, built during the XIIth century. Admiring the three beautiful carved doors from the XIIth to the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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