"Église Saint Maclou, the 5 portals" Top 5 Page for this destination ARCHITECTURE Tip by JLBG

ARCHITECTURE, Rouen: 41 reviews and 41 photos


Favorite thing: The église Saint Maclou is a charming church, built in "gothique flamboyant" style between 1437 and 1517. It is very homogeneous. Its front is very special with five portals, fan shaped. However, the outermost portals are "blind". Each door has been completely carved with many figures that I will come back to describe in details.

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Nov 9, 2004
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“I believe that tourists are very valuable to the modern world. It is very difficult to hate people you know. (Steinbeck)”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 0 3
Forum Rank:
0 1 9 9 0

Have you been to Rouen?

  Share Your Travels