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Very Impressive,

When we first entered, we felt we were in the Cathedral it was so nice. Wonderful art throughout... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
mitch w
Bordeaux, France
Quiet and Serene

Other than the workers mopping the nave floor, the only sounds are the worshippers praying with the... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
Yucaipa, California
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Sep 16, 2018
“Very Impressive,”
Sep 5, 2018
“Beautifully ornate and an architectural gem”
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2 rue Saint Sauveur, 35000, Rennes, France
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

When we first entered, we felt we were in the Cathedral it was so nice. Wonderful art throughout. Like several of the other churches we visited, the stained glass is almost all new in that these windows were damaged during WWII.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mitch w
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Rennes is filled with churches, but this one merits a stop for your time in the city. It was open, but completely empty when we visited. The solitude and the magnificence of the building is a delight and the interior appointments are wonderfully maintained.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

So many churches, each distinctive. Beautiful organ and gilded wood lectern. Great adoration to Our Lady.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Other than the workers mopping the nave floor, the only sounds are the worshippers praying with the rosary. The interior is beautifully kept.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

Check opening times, not open all day. Chior was practising, wonderful voices. The basilique is a site to see.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed December 12, 2016

We found it in our daily walk and we had not made plans to visit it but we did and it was worthwhile. Beautiful paintings and sculptures.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

This really is a great church to visit. It is good to see it is well maintained. The stone work and paintings are excellent.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

lovely large church with a beautiful organ. apparently Gabriel Faure used to be the church organist here many many years ago. try to catch a free concert there!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Claire C
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Devotees and church goers pray and ask for blessings and guidance with this simple but stunning colors and lavish work inside. Rennes another gem.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank JunJ763
Reviewed June 20, 2016

I was surprised by how many people came into the church to sit quietly and/or pray. The Virgin Mary and child chapel is beautiful, attracting many devotees of all ages. The baldachin in the altar area is stunning. One of the visitors photos shows this....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Dorje K
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