St. Pierre became a cathedral in 1536 when the diocese of Maguelone was transferred to Montpellier under King François I.
Don't miss the impressive canopy porch supported by two monumental cylindrical pillars (4.55 m in diameter!), which formerly bore the coat of arms of Urbain V.
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Tramway / streetcar line : Ligne 1 arrêt Louis Blanc
Tramway / streetcar line : Ligne 1 et 2 arrêt Comédie
1 rue Saint-Pierre34000 MONTPELLIERMontpellier Centre
Phone : +33 4 67 66 04 12
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