Former Palace of the Bishops of Tulle

This huge fortress-like building perched at the top of the cliff once housed the more important pilgrims to Rocamadour. Built in the 14C, the former bishops' palace (ancien palais des évêques) was restored in the 19C by a pupil of Viollet-le-Duc.

Useful information

Address : 

Parvis des Églises

Nearby tourist attractions

Rocamadour's Ramparts
Rocamadour's Ramparts
These are the vestiges of a 14C fort,
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The church square
The church square
Place St Amadour, with its 7 sanctuaries
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Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Also called the "miraculous chapel",
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The religious buildings of Rocamadour
The religious buildings of Rocamadour
Access is via the 223 steps of the Grand
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St-Amadour crypt
St-Amadour crypt
Located beneath the basilica, this is
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St Saviour's Basilica of Rocamadour
St Saviour's Basilica of Rocamadour
Resting against the cliff, this basilica
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Rocamadour's Ramparts
Rocamadour's Ramparts
These are the vestiges of a 14C fort,
0:30
The church square
The church square
Place St Amadour, with its 7 sanctuaries
0:15
Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Also called the "miraculous chapel",
0:15
See all

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Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Notre Dame Chapel, Rocamadour
Also called the "miraculous chapel",
0:15
St-Amadour crypt
St-Amadour crypt
Located beneath the basilica, this is
0:15
St Saviour's Basilica of Rocamadour
St Saviour's Basilica of Rocamadour
Resting against the cliff, this basilica
0:15
See all