This cathedral with a stout facade is the seat of the highest-ranking archbishop in France. Built between 1180 and 1480, it combines Romanesque and Gothic styles.

Facts & Stats on Lyon Cathedral

Go Historic ID
319174
Names
Lyon Cathedral
Cathédrale Saint-Jean
Primatiale St-Jean
St-Jean Cathedral
Dates
1165-1480

Visitor & Contact Information

Resources for Lyon Cathedral

  1. Official Website of Lyon Cathedral Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Lyon Cathedral - Lyon, France