Avignon Cathedral

4.5 Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Place du Palais, 84000 Avignon, France
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-490868101
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids, Tower, Architecture , Cathedral
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This Roman Catholic Church is situated beside the Palais des Papes and it seats the Archbishop. It was in the second half of the 12th century that the cathedral building was built. The bell tower had collapsed in 1405 but was reconstructed again by 1425. The extension of the building was done during 1670 – 1672. The building was left unmaintained during Revolution, but was later restored and the interiors were filled with art. The most prominent feature is the glided Statue of Virgin Mary situated on top of the bell tower.

Avignon Cathedral Travel Tips

  • Maintain peace in the chapel, especially during the masses.
  • Entry is free.

How to Reach Avignon Cathedral

  • On Foot
  • By Rented Car

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  • Avignon Cathedral Address: Place du Palais, 84000 Avignon, France
  • Avignon Cathedral Contact Number: +33-490868101
  • Avignon Cathedral Timing: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Avignon Cathedral Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Avignon Cathedral(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Avignon Cathedral: 01:30 Hrs
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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avignon_Cathedral
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  • 95% of people who visit Avignon include Avignon Cathedral in their plan

  • 66.03% of people start their Avignon Cathedral visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Avignon Cathedral

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

66.67% of people prefer walking in order to reach Avignon Cathedral

People normally club together Cinema Utopia and Le Palais Royal while planning their visit to Avignon Cathedral.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Avignon Cathedral Reviews & Ratings

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  • A magical place to be. It is hard to imagine how they built such an incredible monument back then. It is no wonder a UNESCO site.

  • A moving Mass; beautiful Cathedral overlooking the walled city.

  • It’s worthy to come to this place, it is quiet, with a nice energy and an nice architecture.

  • Very well kept church next to the Palais de Papes

  • This place are next to palais de papes avignon, very big and last time i come the nuns was praying with beautiful singing becaiuse the arcithecture of this building are very good. From outside there is a statue who will receipt the last light from the sun.

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