"Cathédrale de Notre-Dame - more to see inside" Top 5 Page for this destination Boulogne-sur-Mer Things to Do Tip by Mikebond

Boulogne-sur-Mer Things to Do: 49 reviews and 127 photos

  statue of Abbé Haffreingue
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  • statue of Abbé Haffreingue - Boulogne-sur-Mer
      statue of Abbé Haffreingue
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  • retable - Boulogne-sur-Mer
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  • ancient frescoes - Boulogne-sur-Mer
      ancient frescoes
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The dome and the high altar are the most important but not the only attractions that the basilica has to offer.
Another interesting art work you should admire is the statue of Abbé Haffreingue, who wanted to build a new church in 1827. He is sculptured on his kneels while offering the Notre-Dame basilica to the Lady.
The second photo shows a retable of the Sacred Heart in new-baroque style.
You can also see some rests of frescoes in the small apses (see the third image).
Have a look at this Travelogue for more pictures of the interior of the basilica.

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  • Updated Mar 27, 2008
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