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

Reviewed 28 October 2018
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 27 October 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 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

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Reviewed 27 October 2018 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 16 October 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 30 September 2018

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

Thank Jenk362
Reviewed 21 September 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 20 September 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 17 September 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 7 August 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 1 July 2018 via mobile

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

Thank LisaU106
Reviewed 16 June 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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