Cathedrale St-Lazare, Autun

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Famous for its Cluniac monk inspiration and Romanesque sculptures by Gislebertus, Cathedrale St-Lazare highlights Romanesque art as the seat of the Bishop of Autun. View the column capitals and the main façade embellished with realistic sculptures and artwork that were commissioned as a means of teaching Christian ethics through dramatic scenes of heaven and hell. Complete your trip with the famous "Last Judgment" by Gislebertus located in the west tympanum. PutCathedrale St-Lazare into our Autun travel planning site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • It was so cool on a very hot day, a place of refuge from the sun. Also, it was a church supporting Ukrainians in prayer (& probably other ways). Right next to the college where the presumably "rough.....  more
    It was so cool on a very hot day, a place of refuge from the sun. Also, it was a church supporting Ukrainians in prayer (& probably other ways). Right next to the college where the presumably "rough.....  more »
  • The cathedral sits up a hill from the main town centre, a walk up narrow cobblestone streets. The cathedral sits in a area surrounded by lovely traditional french houses and pavement cafés. Inside.....  more
    The cathedral sits up a hill from the main town centre, a walk up narrow cobblestone streets. The cathedral sits in a area surrounded by lovely traditional french houses and pavement cafés. Inside.....  more »
  • Fantastic Cathedral- it has just had a full renovation- interior and exterior- to a high standard- the stone work is very interesting and the stone carving above the main entrance is fabulous... 
    Fantastic Cathedral- it has just had a full renovation- interior and exterior- to a high standard- the stone work is very interesting and the stone carving above the main entrance is fabulous...  more »
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  • Really nice and well maintained cathedral! Around it there are some small shops and restaurants to relax and enjoy the view.
  • The cathedral has recently been renovated and the results are stunning.
  • Beautiful cathedral! You can also dat in its garden. The highest building on the highest peak of autun. Gives you ancient feelings
  • Beautiful architecture, history all over, breath taking.
  • Beautiful Building, just finished 4 years of renovation inside and out - make sure you take a look at the stone work above the steps at the main entrance .

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