Housed in an entirely brick building built in the 13th century, Church of Les Jacobins has a massive, even austere exterior that contrasts with its extraordinarily light-filled interior. Inside the palm, 22 ribs support the choir of this Southern Gothic church. The cloister, sanctuary, chapter house, and chapel contain original relics of St. Thomas Aquinas, in all their restored glory. The cloister hosts cultural events such as festivals and concerts, and you’ll find temporary exhibitions in the former convent refectory. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Church of Les Jacobins by using our Toulouse online day trip planner.
Church of Les Jacobins reviews
You can go cycling or walking. It's in the city center. The building is enormous. The architecture is awesome. more »
While on our Free walking tour of Toulouse, we pasted by the Church of Les Jacobins, burial place of Catholic saint, Thomas Aquinas. It is about a 10 minutes’ walk from the Capitole square, and is a..... more »
Such a beautiful church. I love the modest outside compared to the simple beauty of the inside details. Of course the famous "palmtree" of the Jacobins is a wonderful sight. The choice of colours is quite unsual for a church and that was my favourite part. While I was visiting the cloisters it happened that there was a piano festival happening and I was fortunate to watch a piano seánce just by myself in such an incredible venue.
Very interesting place with intriguing atmosphere. Beautiful church!
Build a tripTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Toulouse
Side trips from Toulouse
Hidden gems in Toulouse
Historic Sites in Toulouse
Shopping in Toulouse
Trips to Church of Les Jacobins by other users
59 days in Luxembourg, France & Andorra la Vella BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Paris Versailles Mont-Saint-Michel 5 days in Carcassonne BY A USER FROM FRANCE Cathar Castles Eglise Saint-Nazaire Chateau Comtal 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA London Leeds Bath 22 days in South of France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Marseille Avignon Calvi 60 days in France BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Rouen Colleville-sur-Mer Mont-Saint-Michel 5 days in Occitanie BY A USER FROM BELGIUM Toulouse Rocamadour Carcassonne