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.
Quick Facts on St-Germain-Des-Prés
- Other names
Church of St. Germain des Pres
- Phone number
- Opening hours
- Mon-Sat 8am-7:45pm; Sun 9am-8pm
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