Saint-Gaudens Collegiate Church

Saint-Gaudens, France

With its cloister and Chapter House, Saint-Gaudens Collegiate Church was one of the most important religious buildings in the Comminges area. It was home to a College of Canons Ordinary, a community founded by Bishop Bertrand.

The 11th century Romanesque church, built on the typical Pyrenean plan as a basilica with three naves, stands on the site of an earlier construction. It was extended in the 12th and 13th centuries with the construction of the cloister and Chapter House. The lateral North Door was added in the 16th Century.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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www.tourisme-stgaudens.com

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Guy Cany (14 months ago)
voute elancee accoustique de tres grande qualite
Andres Cano (14 months ago)
Preciosa iglesia. Maravillosas vistas.
Virginie Détrieux (18 months ago)
Belle bâtisse à visiter si vous êtes dans le coin
Sebastien Augustin Viguier (2 years ago)
Très belle collégiale on sy et marié
Robert Brunet (2 years ago)
De toutes beauté
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