Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms, Avignon

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See a famous gilded statue of the Virgin Mary on the western tower of the Roman Catholic Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms. Built in the 12th century, this French national monument is one of the Romanesque buildings still standing in the country. Step inside to view several works of art, including the mausoleum of Pope John XXII, a 14th-century masterpiece of Gothic carving. Put Cathedrale Notre-Dame des Doms and other Avignon attractions into our Avignon holiday maker tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Two from the popes' palace, this quiet place of worship is beautiful and sumptuous. It contains several treasures of paintings but not only.
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  • Alongside the Palace of the Popes, the Cathedral in Avignon towers above the square, with a golden statue of the Virgin Mary above the surprisingly ungainly 19th century bell tower which replaced the ...  more »
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