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Calm

We were shown this wonderful church while on a walking tour of Avignon and we just had to go back... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
373mauricew
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Melbourne, Australia
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Stunning medieval basilica

Well worth a visit, the church is ancient but decorated throughout the centuries as evidenced by... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jrozcan
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Brisbane, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Place saint Pierre is the most beautiful plaza in Avignon. Very few local people even know this intimist place. The front of the church is exceptional. And the art gallery and the very good and cute little restaurant next to the church belongs to a...More

3  Thank johngormsen
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

From our apartment in Avignon, we enjoyed a great view of the church and the sound of the bells, so we decided to pay a visit. It's very nice and has some interesting touches, for example a beautiful old tapestry of the church front. If...More

1  Thank Allen M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were shown this wonderful church while on a walking tour of Avignon and we just had to go back for another visit,what a calming church this is , with a service in progress we were just as welcome as the local parishioners

Thank 373mauricew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, the church is ancient but decorated throughout the centuries as evidenced by the varied side altars. The main altar is quite spectacular too.

Thank jrozcan
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We went to Avignon for shopping, the Pope's Palace, and the bridge. This was a free, easy in and easy out church. As far as French churches go, this was just nice. Nothing spectacular, but not disappointing either. Worth a quick stop if you walking...More

Thank Brad J
Reviewed September 29, 2018

This is a lovely church that you should stop in and see - and right on the way while you are exploring the town.

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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately this is abit overshadowed by the popes palace But it is worth a visit. Next to it is a short walk to a garden that will overlook the whole area.

Thank karenm642
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Large ornate church in the centre or the city. Well worth looking inside as it is impressive. The doorway outside is special

Thank Paul B
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is a church well worth finding and visiting just for the wonderful carved doors at the entrance. Worth taking a look inside. This is a stopping point of the local guide of Avignon - so choose your moment well.

Thank lgmsomerset
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is behind the palace of the popes and no one visits . It is very beautiful dedicated to saint Pierre . Go in the front door and put the back door on the right to see the walls of the church.

Thank ETHKino
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across it - always enjoy a peaceful moment away from touristic places. As noted earlier wooden door carvings peculiar & interesting

Thank Mary W
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Apart from the seer size, solidity and magnificence of this building at night on its surroundings and gardens there are a lot of very lively restaurants cafes and bars that in my opinion are the best in the city. Great area to visit church, eat...More

Thank rickyspa1
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