Bâtiment des Mâchicoulis

This imposing "machicolated" building, behind the chapel of the Hôtel-Dieu, was part of the fortifications of the cathedral and bishop's palace in the 13C.

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Rue St-Mayol

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Baptistère St-Jean
Baptistère St-Jean
Until the Revolution, this baptistery
Notre Dame Cathedral, Le Puy-en-Velay
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A Unesco World Heritage Site, this
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Chapelle des Pénitents
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