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

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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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  • This visit is imperative a pair it with that of the Cathedral, the historical facts and the stones you speak through your pilgrimage
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  • a picturesque, very beautiful RESTful quiet site, must-see if you go there... but take your time.
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  • A pretty cloister but a little disappointed against the advice of Michelin guides and others. The visit is €6 is a little expensive my taste.
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