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Cathedrale Notre-Dame, Bayeux

#1 of 6 in Historic Sites in Bayeux
Architectural Building · Religious Site
Cathedrale Notre-Dame towers over the entire town. First, circle around the exterior, where occasional informational signs on stone or wood blocks explain aspects of the church's construction and its architectural features. Then explore inside, where you’ll find excellent views of the architecture, statues, and murals. There are several empty crypts you can visit beneath the church. Take a look at our Bayeux travel planning website to schedule your visit to Cathedrale Notre-Dame and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We were in town to see the tapestry and the cathedral was nearby, so we stopped in. While not as big as some other cathedrals, it is probably one of the earliest in existence. Contained plenty of...  more »
  • The Norman carving on the interior walls was just stunning, and the stained glass very beautiful. He crypt has wall paintings of musicians and make sure you look up in the nave to see the paintings...  more »
  • Beautiful gothic cathedral - unusual for its twin spires plus a large tower over the nave. Many lovely statues on the exterior and large stained glass windows inside. Don't miss the murals in the crypt.
  • The light show on the outside of the cathédrale is beautiful ..It encourages you to reflect..positively

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