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Eglise St-Joseph

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It’s so beautiful you have to sit and take it all in. It’s so worth going to have a look inside it... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2018
Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom
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An amazing building with a spectacular tower and wonderful windows when the sun comes through... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2018
Josie A
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

It’s so beautiful you have to sit and take it all in. It’s so worth going to have a look inside it is so beautiful never seen anything like it before. Would definitely recommend

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

An amazing building with a spectacular tower and wonderful windows when the sun comes through. Definitley worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Josie A
Reviewed November 3, 2018

This 1950's church may not be everyone's taste but it is huge and dramatic. Worth seeing, even if you dont like it

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

The building dominates the city skyline and from the outside it looks like a concrete power station. However, once inside and in the right light (a bright sunny day would be best), the colours from the multiple coloured glass windows are magnificent and you begin...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Well worth a visit take time to stand under the tower and look up. Modern design features with a hint at medieval Norman design.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank martoct
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Le Havre, this is a must visit. Even if you are not into churches it’s something to be seen. The church was designed by Perret, the architect who designed Le Havre after WWII. The interesting thing is that he was an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

This is a beautiful building both inside and out with the beautiful glass work on the tower must visit

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

The outside of the church just looked concrete and uninteresting but when you step instead it was out of this world . The stained glass windows were beautiful and the altar was too. We lit some candles and it was a very tranquil place ....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Eglise St-Joseph is one of many notable buildings built during the reconstruction of Le Havre after the end of World War Two. I don't think anything else comes close to rivalling the sheer scale of this church, which towers over the port, wrought out of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

This church with its massive steeple is well worth a visit. The best view is inside the church up the hollow steeple. It is quite a fascinating building in this otherwise somewhat prosaic town.

Date of experience: June 2018
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