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Guillaume Paumier
Do & See

Basilique St-Sernin

Europe’s largest Romanesque church contains the tomb of Saint Sernin, a martyr and bishop who helped spread Christianity into Toulouse and suffered a horrific death after being dragged to his death in 250 AD. The Basilique St-Sernin church is worth a visit. It’s the ceiling that attracts the most attention, not least from the surrealist artist himself, Salvador Dali, who, so enraptured by its array of red and green bricks, used the pattern in his Santiago El Grande painting.
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