Built to house a relic of the True Cross brought from Spain in 542, this church was so powerful in the Middle Ages that it became a town within a town. It is one of very few Romanesque churches in Paris.

Facts & Stats on St-Germain-Des-Prés

Go Historic ID
318459
Names
Church of St. Germain des Pres
St-Germain-des-Prés

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
3 Pl. St-Germain-des-Prés
Paris, France
75006
Contact
01-55-42-81-33

Resources for St-Germain-Des-Prés

  1. Official Website of St-Germain-des-Prés Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
St-Germain-Des-Prés - Paris, France