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Chapelle Saint Aurelien, Limoges
(5/5 based on 80+ reviews on the web)
A treasure trove of Baroque decor and religious icons, Chapelle Saint Aurelien was originally built to house the relics of St. Aurelius, the second bishop of Limoges. Later the building was enlarged to be a functioning church. Inside you will find a statue of St. Catherine and a sculptural group representing the Virgin Mary, St. Anne, and the Jesus as a child together. A painting of the Transfiguration crowns the ornate altarpiece, providing a majestic focal point. With our international travel planner, Limoges attractions like Chapelle Saint Aurelien can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Beautiful chapel in the street of the butcher shop. Chapel of the brotherhood of the butchers. You can visit it sometimes. Really nice
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  • Dating from 1475, this Chapel is still there and is owned by the corporation of butchers who maintains it. Don't hesitate to go to soak up the atmosphere of the votive offerings.
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  • Great little chapel in the street of the butchers in Limoges. A real gem which has retained all its statues must see if you visit limoges
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  • Beautiful Chapelle. If you are in the area, add it to your must visit list.
  • 4 star for the outside, but alas 2 only for indoors. When even the detour and more the neighborhood is nice
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