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Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Laon

8 rue du Cloitre, 02000 Laon, France
+33 3 23 20 26 54
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Car tour to Reims

Stopped at this wonderful walled town - great find, perfect views and the cathedral is stunning... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
London, United Kingdom
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quirky cathedral

We stopped in Laon for a half day and overnight. Laon is a step back in time. The entire city is... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2017
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8 rue du Cloitre, 02000 Laon, France
+33 3 23 20 26 54
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Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Stopped at this wonderful walled town - great find, perfect views and the cathedral is stunning. Park at the top and stroll around. Many lovely restaurants in the Cathedral square.

Thank LindaLEF
Reviewed April 24, 2017

We stopped in Laon for a half day and overnight. Laon is a step back in time. The entire city is stone with medieval architecture. The walk down the central pedestrian street toward the cathedral was enchanting. The numerous shops and quaint street signs made...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed April 19, 2017

This Cathedrale is extremely well preserved for the inside as well at the outside. The stained glass windows are remarkable.

Thank Jean-baptiste F
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

As you approach Laon you can see the cathedral rising up from the city. Up close you see the unusual features: particularly the unusual 'open' towers and the incredible animal carvings- oxen and even a hippo! Inside the cathedral is light and beautiful with odd...More

Thank John B
Reviewed March 25, 2017

It is well worth making a detour from the motorway to visit this cathedral which is sited on top of a hill. There is a free car park near the rear of the cathedral, which is reached by just a few minutes walk through the...More

1  Thank KWD_11
Reviewed March 5, 2017

Well maintained and clean. Many side chapels and stained glass windows. Visited in March and the Cathedral was empty and quiet. Enjoyed the silence. Quite close to main town square and plenty of cafes nearby.

1  Thank Brian L
Reviewed February 8, 2017

A rather Grand Cathedral for such a small town. One must take a look around and inside it as its quite beautiful and popular at any time year

Thank Stueeee
Reviewed January 7, 2017

A beautiful example of medieval architecture in a setting with a gorgeous view. The gargoyles and bell tower sculptures alone are worth the visit.

Thank TBC_59
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Very impressive Cathedral dating from 12th century in the heart of Laon. The visit is free of charge.

Thank celcris
Reviewed December 21, 2016

The Notre Dame has been one of the buildings on my list for many years. The beauty and history of Notre Dame is something not to be missed, even if your not into history or art its still something everyone will appreciate. We went a...More

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Richard W
August 7, 2017|
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Response from Stueeee | Reviewed this property |
it was closed when I went there in January and appears to be permanently closed - such a pity
February 24, 2016|
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Response from michelpierre1958 | Reviewed this property |
When in Laon we didn't go to Reims. From what I know the cathedral and the champagne cellars are the musts of the area.
September 9, 2015|
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Response from fandsparr | Reviewed this property |
No. The entrance is free. Really worth a visit.