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Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, Aix-en-Provence

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Built on the site of the first-century Roman forum of Aix, the Roman Catholic Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence is a French national monument. The house of the seat of the Archbishop of Aix, transformations to the church from the 12th century on are reflected in patches of Romanesque, Gothic and Neo-Gothic architecture. Take note of the bell tower, Roman columns, baptistery from a sixth-century Christian church, and the facade's four walnut doors. The doors feature four figures of the major prophets of the Old Testament. To visit Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence on your trip to Aix-en-Provence, use our Aix-en-Provence sightseeing tool.
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  • huge splendid and grand cathedral and charming little cloister attached, worth a short visit while exploring this city 
    huge splendid and grand cathedral and charming little cloister attached, worth a short visit while exploring this city  more »
  • Built on the site of a 1st Century Roman Forum. Current church dates to 12th Century and completed in 16th Century. Length = 230 ft Width = 151 ft Very beautiful interior. 
    Built on the site of a 1st Century Roman Forum. Current church dates to 12th Century and completed in 16th Century. Length = 230 ft Width = 151 ft Very beautiful interior.  more »
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  • A special atmosphere inside the cathédrale! Calm and silence. With a good collection of art. Highly recommend to visit!
  • Beauuuutiful cathedral! I definitely loved it! There's also a great cloister you can visit every 30 minutes guided by a really kind guide.

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