Maîtrise de la Cathédrale du Puy, Le Puy-en-Velay

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 150 reviews on the web
Discover one of the most excellent Romanesque cloisters renowned for its polychrome arches and astonishing columns at Maîtrise de la Cathédrale du Puy. Perched on the outcrop of the volcano with breathtaking views, the cloister contains the permanent exhibit "Gold and Embroidery" with its unique collection of embroidery, ornaments, liturgical, and devotional paintings from the 15th to the 20th centuries. The cloister of the cathedral is open for you to visit and is part of the pilgrimage route to Santiago de Compostela. Take a look at our Le Puy-en-Velay travel itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Maîtrise de la Cathédrale du Puy and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Of remarkable arches relying on the usual topics of reflection meditation monks, the ends of the spans being enhanced with sculptures in feet of characters important pr catechesis.
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  • One of the Puy in velay presents small features which differentiate in the sculptures of some of the columns. The guide is designed so that one looking for these columns and thereby make us discover other subtleties. An exhibition of liturgical objects is being edited for some windows. Anyway, she deserves that attention. Small aside the place is well maintained until the toilet of beautifully crafted.
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  • Some interesting statues and wall painting pleasant if unexceptional. Like most of the venues here the reception played beautiful choral music. Very soothing. 
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