Saint-Benigne Cathedral of Dijon

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29 July 2020

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Saint-Benigne Cathedral of Dijon

Saint-Benigne Cathedral of Dijon
Pl. Saint Bénigne, 21000 Dijon, France
0.19 km from the establishment

Abbey of the Saint-Bénigne de Dijon Abbey (6th century), which became a cathedral in 1792 following the church of Saint-Etienne de Dijon, which was the first to receive the seat of the bishopric of Dijon created in 1731, it has been listed as a historic monument since 18621 and the crypt has been listed as a historic monument since 1846.

It is the tallest building in Dijon with a height of 93 meters. Dijon’s Saint-Bénigne Cathedral is a 13th century Gothic style oriented church located in the safeguarded centre of Dijon in the Côte-d’Or. The building is dedicated to Saint Bénigne de Dijon (Christian martyr of the 2nd century).

Architecture

Opening

Visit the crypt:
Winter timetable from All Saints’ Day to Easter:
Monday to Friday from 10am to 12pm and from 2pm to 5pm, Saturday from 10am to 4pm and Sunday from 2pm to 5pm. Tariff: 2 € and 1,50 € for groups of 10 or more people.
The cathedral is closed between 12h and 14h (plan vigipirate).
Visits of the Organ and the Carillon from Easter onwards.