We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (1,136)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“bell tower”(74 reviews)
“ship builders”(14 reviews)
This famous 15th-century cathedral is the largest surviving wooden church in France.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Rue des Logettes, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 11 83
Ways to Experience Saint Catherine's Church
Reviews (2,376)
Filter reviews
567 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbell towerwell worth a visitship builderscatherine's churchwooden constructionseparate buildingamazing buildingyears warside by sidestained glass windowsinteresting historysaint catherinevieux bassinroofboathullupside
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 567 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice little bit of peace in the hustle and bustle of Honfleur. The marker takes place on Wednesday and Saturday outside the church. Definitely worth an hour to see this beautiful church.

Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I agree with most other reviews, a very unexpected structure made of wood. Well worth a visit and a walk through.

Thank AussieTravellers555
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a really special place to see It’s worth coming g to see the magnificence of this church Loved every second

Thank Droopydrawrs52
Reviewed 5 days ago

This church was the most unexpected sight in the town and we loved it. Beautifully build in wood, big and central. It is also very historical and add wonderfully well to the atmosphere of the town.

Thank JPD62240
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its in heart of Honfleur...definitely worth the visit.....wooden church built by locals...so not typical of what you see

Thank catherinek07
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church was built by sailors - because no one one was going to do it. Made of wood - so the bell tower had to be built nearby and not as part of the church.

Thank JG-Hgate
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is a magnificent old church that we visited recently while in Honfleur. The roof is made from a boat (or maybe several) turned upside down. It is remarkable to see!

Thank L0rr2013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful and peaceful church. It is a wonderful place to spend some time to reflect and pray. Lovely building with an external bell tower which is open to visitors. Try not to miss the wonderful peal of bells at 9pm!

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The thing that makes this work the visit is that the church was made by the locals and you can see local care and handiwork on display. As a boater, I also loved the nautical presence of the arched ceilings.

Thank Majulamb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is quite unique to find a church fully made out of wood that has been able to survive the ages. It is an interesting experience, whereby the use of the wood (untreated) causes a very dark interior, despite the attempt to make use of...More

Thank _Roen_RB_
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 32 hotels in Honfleur
Hotel Entre Terre Et Mer
181 reviews
.03 miles away
Hotel du Dauphin
316 reviews
.04 miles away
Les Maisons de Lea
693 reviews
.04 miles away
Best Western Le Cheval Blanc
733 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 181 restaurants in Honfleur
720 reviews
.03 miles away
Restaurant La Lieutenance
897 reviews
.03 miles away
Cote Resto
1,258 reviews
.03 miles away
Le cafe de Paris
456 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 67 attractions in Honfleur
Le Vieux Bassin
3,092 reviews
.06 miles away
Carrousel a Honfleur
124 reviews
.15 miles away
Musee Eugene Boudin
338 reviews
.14 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
February 15, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Madeleine W | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure it's Catholic
December 10, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Midlands_T | Reviewed this property |
Not knowing when you are going I would say "possibly". The easiest method of locating is via search engines le Harve tourist information office". If you are there and want to while away a damp Sunday afternoon - try going... More