Basilique Sainte-trinite329 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Rue de l'Eglise, 50100 Cherbourg - Octeville, France
- Phone: +33-771173071
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Architecture
The Basilique Sainte-Trinite (Basilica Holy Trinity) is a religious gothic building located in Cherbourg and is one of the oldest monuments of the city. It is a well-maintained place of worship that deserves a visit from the admirers of art and architectural techniques. It is a place that mixes architectural beauty with décor and original etchings. The interior has rich religious furnishing, including a high altar of 1809, and an altarpiece of Armand Freret(1814). It also has fascinating panels depicting major scenes from the life of Christ along with other carved wooden artefacts and stunning paintings like ‘The Holy women at the tomb of Christ’. Located very close to the city center, this basilica is a perfect escape from a piercing windy autumn day, to spend some time admiring the gothic and religious art and architecture here.Highlights and must sees include:
- High altar of 1809 and Altarpiece of Armand Freret.
- Carved wooden pulpit of Pierre Freret.
- Great organ of Cavaille-Coll.
Basilique Sainte-trinite Hours
- Visitors must inquire about timings before visiting.
How to Reach Basilique Sainte-trinite
- Walk or hire a taxi
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90.64% of people who visit Cherbourg include Basilique Sainte-trinite in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
71.25% of people start their Basilique Sainte-trinite visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Basilique Sainte-trinite
80% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Basilique Sainte-trinite