8 Sights in Sens, France (with Map and Images)

Explore interesting sights in Sens, France. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in Sens, France.

List of cities in France Sightseeing Tours in Sens

1. Église Saint-Savinien-le-Jeune

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The Saint-Savinien-le-Jeune church in Sens is a church dedicated to Saint Savinien, located in Sens, in the department of Yonne, in Burgundy. Former chapel of the penitent convent, it has become a parish church in 1826. It has been listed since 2014 for the list of historic monuments. It was closed to the public for catering from 2010 to 2017, and is open for Sunday masses, weddings, burials, etc.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Savinien-le-jeune de Sens (FR)

2. Musée de Sens

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The Musées de Sens are situated in the former Archbishops' palace of the town of Sens in the French department of Yonne, in Burgundy. Founded in the mid-nineteenth century, the museum now houses a rich collection of objects and works from all periods and brings together the collections of the Sens Archaeological Society, donations and Treasury of Sens Cathedral.

Wikipedia: Musées de Sens (EN)

3. Carrefour

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Carrefour Claude Parent (architecte du bâtiment) / Image non libre

The Maillot shopping center called Carrefour Sens Maillot is a place registered as a historical monument on June 10, 2011. It is located near the ZUP of Sens and close to the college of Champs-Plaisants. Designed by Claude Parent, it was opened in 1970. He uses deconstructivism, eliminating orthogonality and spatial organization from traversable inclined planes.

Wikipedia: Centre commercial Maillot (FR)

4. Palais synodal

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The Synodal Palace is located in Sens in Yonne in Burgundy-Franche-Comté. It was a state property that was classified as a historic monument in 1862 and restored by Eugène Viollet-le-Duc. The Synodal Palace adjoins the Saint-Étienne de Sens cathedral and the archiepiscopal palace.

Wikipedia: Palais synodal de Sens (FR)

5. Palais archiépiscopal de Sens

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The archiepiscopal palace of Sens is a group of buildings located in Sens, in the French department of Yonne and which was the seat of the former archbishopric of Sens until the Separation of Church and State in 1905. Since the 1980s, it has housed the Museums of Sens.

Wikipedia: Palais archiépiscopal de Sens (FR)

6. Église Saint-Savinien

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St. Savinian Cathedral, or St. Savinian-le-Vieh Church, is a religious building located on Alsace-Lorraine Street in Senses, in memory of St. Savinian, who was the first bishop of Senses. It was built in 1068, but there is a much older crypt in its center.

Wikipedia: Basilique Saint-Savinien de Sens (FR)

7. Carmel

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The Carmel of Sens was one of the first Carmel founded in France on July 2, 1625. The monastery is located at 149 Resistance Street in Senses, and still lives in a Carmel community. The building was partially listed as a historical monument in 1995.

Wikipedia: Carmel de Sens (FR)

8. Église Saint-Maurice

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Église Saint-Maurice Bertrand DESPAQUIS Original téléversé par Dbertrand sur Wikipédia français. / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The Church of Saint-Maurice is a Roman Catholic church located in Sens, France, rue de l'Île d'Yonne. It depends on the Archdiocese of Sens-Auxerre. It is only open a few days a year. But now masses are celebrated there every Saturday at 6:30 p.m.

Wikipedia: Église Saint-Maurice de Sens (FR)


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