Montpellier Cathedral

Montpellier, France

Montpellier Cathedral was originally attached to the monastery of Saint-Benoît, which was founded in 1364. The building was elevated to the status of cathedral in 1536, when the see of Maguelonne was transferred to Montpellier. After the building suffered extensive damage during the Wars of Religion between Catholics and Protestants in the 16th century, it was rebuilt in the 17th century.

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Founded: 1364
Category: Religious sites in France

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Bogdan Var (4 months ago)
Nice cathedral like
Stephen T (4 months ago)
Nice quiet cathedral not overrun by tourists.
M. B. (8 months ago)
really nice cathédrale with nice orgues
Amish Kumar (10 months ago)
Nice place to visit. Very peaceful.
정희재 (10 months ago)
Most unique facade(especially the entrance pillars) I've ever seen in western Europe. It's a must-go in Montpellier.
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