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Open church in the centre of Saumur.

Interesting architecture both inside and outside and open throughout the day. Worth a visit if you... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
New but old

The restored white local stone outside makes the building look a lot younger than it is, as the... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
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All reviews beautiful church the main square the stained glass windows worth a visit facade stone gothic centuries chateau town
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Have been visiting Saumur for about 30 years, this church has during that time undergone extensive renovations, these have been tastefully completed and reveal some very interesting stone work within the arches. Well worth another visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annaanddavidflawn
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Interesting architecture both inside and outside and open throughout the day. Worth a visit if you are passing by.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Henryka
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Doors open and inside many beautiful stain glass windows. Situated in centre of the town in the main square so easy to find.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Caroline366
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The restored white local stone outside makes the building look a lot younger than it is, as the history of the church goes back many centuries. Inside the church is not startling, except for a curious mix of fairly ordinary older stained glass windows and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Beautiful stain glass windows with sun shining through As the service was on we didn't go right inside but beautiful to walk round in a lively square

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank married90
Reviewed 13 July 2018

You really need to visit the Church during the week to find out the time for Mass on Sunday as it can change. This is a beautiful Church just to visit but if you are looking for Mass in the area, it is lovely. Plenty...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank deane442
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The church and square were restored and renovated last year and now form a stunning centre to Saumur. The interior and front facade of the church are stunning. There are plenty of bars and restaurants in front of the church to enjoy the view from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gavin C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A beautiful church located in the square in the city centre. It is well worth a visit. A stunning building from the outside and a very peaceful place insde.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank westerntravelerah
Reviewed 3 October 2017

With some excellent new stained windows this Church is worth visiting for three reasons - the first is its location on the square with stunning views. The second is the architecture -soaring columns, fluted spaces and a sense of intimacy and finally the stained glass...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank ESVincent
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Lovely Church great atmosphere , beautiful statues and carving in the local tufo stone. Takes you back to medieval times, with the much worn slabs and ancient tombs

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JanetG2103
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