Cathédrale de la Major

Interesting
Building of the cathedral began in 1852. Léon Vaudoyer designed the Romanesque-Byzantine layout, a style that was in fashion at the time; when he died, his pupil Henri Espérandieu took over.

Useful information

Address : 

Place de la Major

Phone:

+33 4 91 90 53 57

Opening hours

Jun-Sep: 10am-7pm; rest of year: 10am-6pm - closed Mon

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