The Basilica of Lisieux and the Cathedral of Lisieux
Two architectural gems in Lisieux
The Basilica of Sainte-Thérèse, the second pilgrimage sanctuary in France, is a monument not to be missed in Lisieux. It is one of the largest churches built in the 20th century. Whether you are looking for spiritual or simply heritage, the Basilica of Lisieux is not to be missed. The Saint-Pierre de Lisieux Cathedral, one of the very first Gothic buildings in Normandy and one of the two cathedrals in Calvados, is also worth a visit.
The Abbey of Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives and the churches of Authentic Normandy
Over 150 churches retracing 1000’s of history
A multitude of churches rise up in the landscape of Authentic Normandy. Each one, different and unique, tells its part of the story, its charming moment. Remarkable architecture, refined liturgical furniture, stained glass windows, monumental altarpieces, moving statuary … The Abbey of Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives, one of the last fully preserved Norman abbeys, is a must-see on your visit to Normandy.