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Imposing

Cycled here from campsite at Berny-Rivière on Saturday morning. Lovely market in town and service... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
sdmmb
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Superb cathedrale

A real gem of a cathedral with wonderful trees outside. Lots and lots of weddings so could not go... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
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May 12, 2018
“Imposing ”
Jun 20, 2017
“Superb cathedrale”
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Place du Parvis, 60400 Noyon, France
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Cycled here from campsite at Berny-Rivière on Saturday morning. Lovely market in town and service in cathedral so was short visit from back.

Thank sdmmb
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A real gem of a cathedral with wonderful trees outside. Lots and lots of weddings so could not go inside. Historical place as Calvin and Luther of reformation fame were based here. Great town to overnight on your way back to the uk or heading...More

1  Thank grimj03
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Dates back to the 11th century and similar to Notre Dam. A really interesting and well preserved piece of architecture.

Thank Yvonne N
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Very impressive cathedral in a lovely square in the middle of Noyon. Walked around a bit and asked for a stamp for my pilgrim passport.

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Really worth the detour if nearby. There's even a small memorial for British soldiers killed in the wars. They do close for their lunch time, so be aware of what time you are visiting.

Thank Shane2376
Reviewed 31 December 2015

This is one of the oldest Gothic cathedrals in France and very interesting. Unfortunately it had lots of damage during the 1st world war, so much of it is reconstructed. You can see where mortar shells hit the building on the back side. There are...More

1  Thank yupoarist
Reviewed 12 September 2015

The cathedral is very nice, impressive and has a lot of little spaces all the side long. The organ is quite big, and has a nice sound. For the library, it's fascinating. Such old books ! However the library is not opened often (the humidity...More

1  Thank Charlotte E
Reviewed 14 June 2015

A very impressive cathedral which merits a detour to Noyon if you're not already in town. Make a point to spend a little time here.

2  Thank TheGumnuts
Reviewed 11 January 2015

The only time you can visit the library is during the world heritage days in September. It's a must-see: old wooden building with very old books. The cathedral is an early gothic building. The visit is definitely worth it.

3  Thank Aude N
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