Church of St. Maurice, Annecy

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  • August 7, 2017
    We found this church more interesting than the St Pierre Cathedral. Contrary to one review, it was not at all dark when we visited. It is somewhat plain inside, particularly the large area behind the ...  more »
  • June 8, 2017
    Roman-Catholic Church Saint Maurice (Eglise de Saint Maurice) was erected in the Centre of Annecy in 1442 year-this is the oldest church of the city. In its original form it was built as a chapel of the Dominican monastery, founded by Cardinal Jean Allarmet de Brogny-. In 1957, was recognized as a national historical monument. Experts say that this sacred building constructed in the style of the so-called Savoy flaming Gothic ", which strictly speaking is characteristic just for Savoy, as different from" classique "flamboyante its massiveness. The name "flamboyant" comes from the flames like patterns ornaments and strong lengthening of pediments and pinnacles of the arches.
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  • January 13, 2017
    Superbly renovated. For my part, I find bleached walls with lime very well. It is in the style of the time. On the other hand, the modern altar tone a bit weird, but clean. A 15th century fresco has been updated; representation of the burial of Philibert of York. and a little bit of even older fresco. I love
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  • April 27, 2017
    ANNECY (France-Swiss border): this Day two years ago, the traveler pause. Canal side smooth, peaceful Annecy! JD 27-4-2017
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  • July 20, 2017
    Its Alpine architecture, stands out in the city. Her record during lunch.
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  • January 18, 2017
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Take advantage of the city's prime shopping and dining opportunities by booking your rooms at a hotel near the medieval town center. Stay close to Annecy's main train station if you wish to take quick day trips to Lyon or Geneva. You can choose a luxurious self-catering apartment with access to fitness facilities, sauna, and private parking, all within a short walk from the old town and Lake Annecy. If staying within city limits isn't a priority, consider one of the resorts in the surrounding mountains.
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