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Address: Quartier Notre-Dame, Dijon, France
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Early 13th-century gothic church features gargoyles and slender columns...

Early 13th-century gothic church features gargoyles and slender columns topped by the famous 14th-century Jacquemart Clock.

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Gothic Architectural Masterpiece!

This Gothic style hotel with two towers was built between 1220-40 and is located in the heart of the historic center of Dijon. The impressive 3-level western façade & porch has... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2016
T-Bird1974
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Chicago
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice enough church, but nothing super special. Find the owl on the outside and rub it for good luck. The outside is more interesting than the inside.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is in the middle of the old town. It's not particularly big but a nice place to stop in an otherwise busy city.

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Thank Catriona F
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 299 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

This Gothic style hotel with two towers was built between 1220-40 and is located in the heart of the historic center of Dijon. The impressive 3-level western façade & porch has three large arcades supported by 2 rows of pillars topped by 2 galleries, decorated w/ 51 gargoyles, that each rest on 17 small columns w/ capitals. The octagonal lantern... More 

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Thank T-Bird1974
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

If you visit Dijon, you must see this place. In the middle of old town it's stands as a monument for gotic style architecture. Very impressive and gorges

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Thank Yuval M
Matlock, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Sat in on a service. Very moving, yet peaceful. Soaring architecture. Small tourist information point and you can buy guides

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Thank KatieinMatlock
Littleton, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

From the 13th century, a great façade with gargoyles, gothic arches and stonework and the clock with figurines. A must see if visiting Dijon

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Thank Don M
Vamdrup
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

A Beautiful church in a very Beautiful city. The church is also a part of the owls trail through The city.

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Thank Michael A
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The western facade has 3 tiers of amazing gargoyles. Inside you will see wonderful gothic arches on the nave south side. The black Madonna statue is no longer black having had its colour altered in 1960's. Look up the lantern tower inside. The campanile, metal sits on top of the clock with figurines. Worth a visit.

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Thank Julie M
Colbert, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Yes, a beautiful church with architectural points of interest, but it appears at least 80% of the tourists are looking for la chouette. Beautiful building in a fun area.

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New Brunswick, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 338 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

A very old cathedral, 12th or 13th century. Stunning photo ops of the outside are available. It is right along the Owl's trail but then again you can't miss it with its' spiral. Beautiful!

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