Aix Cathedral, Aix-en-provence
Aix Cathedral, Aix-en-provence - Address, Phone Number
Address: 34 Place des Martyrs-de-la-Resistance, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
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About Aix Cathedral, Aix-en-provence
One of the most important religious structures in Aix-en-Provence, the Cathedral St. Sauveur dates back to 4th century. But the major part of it that stands today belongs to 15th and 16th century. A priced possession given its remarkable art works like the notable Triptch in the St Lazaire with its three panels that depict the burning bush was painted by Nicolas Froment of Avignon and was commissioned by King Rene in 1475.
The structure went through a restoration and the left and right panel depict the Good King Rene and his second wife Jeanne de Laval. The Mary and Jesus are glorified in all revitalised colours.
The magnificent cloisters, peaceful oasis of arcaded and columns are not to be missed on the visit!
Aix Cathedral Information
- Special exhibitions take place time to time and have.
Aix Cathedral Ticket Prices
- Entry is free.
Aix Cathedral Opening and Closing Hours
- Mass Sunday 10:30 am & 7:00 pm.
How To reach Aix Cathedral by Public Transport
- Tourist Bus
Restaurants Near Aix Cathedral
- L'Atelier du Dejeuner
- Le Kinh-do
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