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Cathedrale St-Etienne

Place Etienne-Dolet, Bourges, France
+33 2 48 65 72 89
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An impressive cathedral, we were just wandering around after lunch. We really felt excited to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Go for the glass

Of course cathedrals in France are a dime a dozen but this one has an incredible set of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Place Etienne-Dolet, Bourges, France
+33 2 48 65 72 89
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An impressive cathedral, we were just wandering around after lunch. We really felt excited to see the church. Both the exterior and interior ate impressive and the garden next door is also very beautiful.

Thank EdKoo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Of course cathedrals in France are a dime a dozen but this one has an incredible set of red-blue-purple painted and stained glass windows, plus a tomb and a tower to ascend. Check out the meridian if you are there at noon and set your...More

Thank Louis M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice cathedral with some fantastic glass widows, who are at there best after four o'clock in the afternoon, besides also some interesting statues and paintings.

Thank verschorenw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chartres is the Cathedral in Northern France which is most well known for its stained glass. However, the glass in Bourges is equally impressive. Try to visit when the sun in shining, and take the time to read all the information sheets. Also, don't miss...More

Thank RuthieMead
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Stunning place. We visited in August 2017 and were amazed at the wonderful architechture and beauty of this fantastic Cathedral.

Thank Mrs D
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Bourges Cathedral is a typical gothic cathedral: impressive, imposing and breathtaking. That is from the outside. Sadly it has buildings fairly close to it so it's tricky to get a good view of the whole front at once however don't let you out that off....More

Thank Sabbymic
Reviewed 12 August 2017

The cathedral has information in English. The stained glass windows and vaulted ceiling are fantastic. If you can manage the hundreds of steps to the tower the view over the town is impressive.

Thank brysy916
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Love this church. So wonderfully crafted. The best place to take photo of entire church is from the garden & it's pretty flowers.

Thank Judy T
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Impressive gothic cathedral, massive but also very light ! Nice "vitraux" . Surrondings are also intersting. Nice visit to do in Bourges

Thank Luc G
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Certainly not one to be missed with the soaring vaulted ceilings and stained glass windows. Every window told along and elaborate story and necks were tired craning up to see the top level of windows over three stories up. Keen parishioners are willing to give...More

Thank Lynne A
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Bob B
3 September 2015|
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Response from Marc B | Reviewed this property |
La Cathédralde de Bourges n'est pas un hotel mais une église.