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Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile

5 Boulevard General Sibille, 81000, Albi, France
+33 5 63 43 23 43
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Majestic, amazing and well worth a visit

We visited the Cathedral as part of a tour group, who fortunately were issued with headpieces to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
mrst148
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Watford, United Kingdom
A majestic cathedral

The cathedral is huge, i would recommend buying a ticket and using the audio guide it is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GuildfordLilly
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Guildford
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5 Boulevard General Sibille, 81000, Albi, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the Cathedral as part of a tour group, who fortunately were issued with headpieces to enable our guide to inform us about this amazing, huge, brick edifice. Unless you see it for yourself you will never believe that such a structure, so well...More

Thank mrst148
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is huge, i would recommend buying a ticket and using the audio guide it is informative filled with interesting facts

Thank GuildfordLilly
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cathedral is really unusual and very interesting to see. Amazing decorations and stonework. We even had the luck to have a young choir practising which enhanced the experience.

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible Cathedral but care if you are using audio system. Ours didn't work particularly well! Get a combined ticket with Musee Toulouse-Lautrec which is located next to cathedral.

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stunning - this huge brick church is imposing from the outside. Inside the decoration is outstanding. I will compare future cathedrals against this one.

Thank stevehe159
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a stunning cathedral. The outside looks a little odd - a huge brick structure with the odd bit of gothic-style stone stuck to it which makes it look as though 2 different buildings have been fused together. But the inside is just breathtaking and...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the largest brick built cathedral in the world. It was having some restoration work when we visited but you still got the grandness of the building

Thank Glenys85
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Biggest brick built cathedral in the world! The building dominates the town of Albi. You can see the tower almost anywhere in the town. Very nice square where it is situated with nice cafes.

Thank Monica_W8_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Albi Cathedral is just an amazing work of architecture, massive and yet full of details all around. Enjoy the ornate entrance as well as the choir inside. Sit in one of the cafes outside and enjoy how the sunlight does amazing things on the...More

Thank Jordi F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entire interior of the church is beautifully painted. The choir area was gothic design and in good condition. The Audi guide was very informative.

Thank ImeldaMario
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Jan P
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Response from Jean-Jacques K | Reviewed this property |
Dear Jan I did a calculation back of envelope last year and I arrived at 35-40 millions of bricks. It is a good idea for a chat at the end of a good meal. Cheers Jean-Jacques from Rabastens (Tarn)
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