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Interesting basilica

It's worth the visit to see the relic but it's an interesting building itself - different style... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Viewlander
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Worth it to see the relic

We visited to see the relic of the 8th century bishop of Avranches who constructed the original... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Kath M
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Hamilton, United Kingdom
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28 Jul 2017
“Interesting basilica”
11 Jul 2017
“Worth it to see the relic”
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Place Saint Gervais, 50300 Avranches, France
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

It's worth the visit to see the relic but it's an interesting building itself - different style from so many French churches.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We visited to see the relic of the 8th century bishop of Avranches who constructed the original Abbey on Mont St-Michel after being told to do so by the archangel Michel. Apparently the bishop didn't at close attention and had to be visited three times...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Interesting building, it was being renauvated last time I was there about a year or so ago. Had a picnic on steps outside. Well worth a visit but only if you are visiting Averanches anyway.

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