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Eglise Saint Maurice

Rue de Paris, 59800, Lille, France
+33 6 62 89 36 07
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Late afternoon visit

Went here late afternoon as our hotel was nearby. Worth a look but not the most spectacular of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve_Grant1
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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Amazing architecture

St. Maurice is a beautiful church. It did not open until 11:00 so I had time to wander around the... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Annette M
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Calgary, Canada
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Rue de Paris, 59800, Lille, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here late afternoon as our hotel was nearby. Worth a look but not the most spectacular of churches. Restoration work is ongoing at present.

Thank Steve_Grant1
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

St. Maurice is a beautiful church. It did not open until 11:00 so I had time to wander around the outside and see the details. It is very peaceful inside and there is lots of beautiful art. It is very easy to find too.

Thank Annette M
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Eglise Saint Maurice is a Gothic/Neo Gothic church that took over 400 years to finish. It is a stunning structure that sits one a quite street. The details in the carvings and style of architecture make it a stunning edifice in Lille to walk around...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We were amazed this was not higher up on the top things to do in Lille. We thought it was so peaceful and lived the stained glass windows. It was not busy either. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Fiona M
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Only takes about 20mins to walk around. There are a few little chapels within, each with their own style. Plenty of stained glass windows, plenty of chairs. Light a candle for 1euro Worth a visit! Free to enter

Thank Carla S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

The construction of this (neo) Gothic church started at the end of the 14th century and was not completed until 1877 almost 500 years later. Walk around the building before entering it, as the exterior of the chapels at the rear of the church are...More

Thank Walkabout-Mike
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Dating back to the middle ages, with modifications through to the 19th century, this is a beautiful church. The architecture and the artwork are by any measure superior to the the city's Notre-Dame de la Treille cathedral. Look out for the plaque with the dedication...More

Thank David_Wokingham
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

For those concerned by the beggars, remember that this is a Christian church, not a tourist attraction. It ministers to the poor and needy. Look out for the foodbank collecting box for supporting refugees. I write this as an atheist. The building is stunning. The...More

1  Thank Chris G
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Although large , this church has not any special features and is beginning to look a little tatty. I therefore wouldn't recommend a visit unless you have a real passion for churches

Thank Alan H
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

I loved visiting Saint Maurice, even more than I did the Notre Dame de la Treille. The first time I went in, I started tearing non-stop with no rhyme or reason. It's a beautiful old church with lovely pieces of art. Saint Maurice's stained glass...More

Thank JWTSG
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