Cathédrale Saint-Étienne d'Auxerre, Auxerre

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Known for its expansive stained glass windows, Cathédrale Saint-Étienne d'Auxerre is one of the few cathedrals with original stained glass. Built between 1215 and 1233, most of the Burgundian Gothic cathedral is above an 11th century crypt. The oldest portion of the building is the crypt, and the most modern feature is the small cupola atop of the spiral staircase on the western tower with a Renaissance design. Plan your Cathédrale Saint-Étienne d'Auxerre visit and explore what else you can see and do in Auxerre using our Auxerre road trip app .
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  • Very large Cathedral with impressive dimensions. Very nice set of stained glass windows. Recent organ very beautiful that I wish I could hear.
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  • Very nice Cathedral - there already take the time to admire the very richly sculpted façade. Singular also with its unique turn right...
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  • A lovely Cathedral with stunning stained glass windows. A handy guide is available for 50c in different languages. Very peaceful.  more »
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  • beautiful cathedral with lovely stained glass and statuary. Well worth a visit
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  • Great architecture and large facilities with a lot to see - really worth a visit
  • Beautiful Cathedral which has an amazing feature, it is not finished... Missing a turn! Discover its treasures.
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  • A wonder of the Gothic movement. Some painting, architecture outside the norm, giant and colorful stained glass windows to the magical air, all in a very spiritual darkness; to see in the first place!
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