St-Germain-Des-Prés, Paris

Exterior from South
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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.

Go Historic ID
318459
Short URL
gohist.co/318459
Names
St-Germain-Des-Prés
Address
3 Pl. St-Germain-des-Prés
Paris, France
75006
Postcode
75006
Coordinates
48.853950° N, 2.334477° E
Phone
01-55-42-81-33
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

July 21, 2008

Resources

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