Notre Dame Cathedral, Bayeux

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Notre Dame Cathedral towers over the entire town. First, circle around the exterior, where occasional informational signs on stone or wood blocks explain aspects of the church's construction and its architectural features. Then explore inside, where you’ll find excellent views of the architecture, statues, and murals. There are several empty crypts you can visit beneath the church. Take a look at our Bayeux tourist route planner to schedule your visit to Notre Dame Cathedral and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • August 18, 2017
    We came to Bayeux to see the tapestry. The cathedral was a bonus. I enjoyed the angels in the crypt in particular.  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    This was my second time visiting and I was able to enjoy it much more as I didn't feel rushed. Beautiful structure!  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Majestic Monument in a very nice town. Don't hesitate to go around. The Interior is splendid.
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Take a shuttle from Charles de Gaulle airport to your Bayeux residence. The medieval town center offers cozy rooms in boutique hotels and B&Bs. You can also room in a private residence just on the outskirts of the historic center.
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