In addition to being local daily worship centres, cathedrals were the centre of a lot of pilgrimages during medieval times. The most important pilgrimages to these places had specific routes with local overnight stay.
Além de locais de culto diário eram centros de numerosas peregrinações na época medieval. As peregrinações mais importantes a esses lugares possuíam itinerários específicos com locais de pernoita.
Axel Hermann Haig -'St. Fine Barre's cathedral, Cork'-oil on canvas 1862 Private collection
Boris Mikhaylovich Kustodiev (1878-1927) -'cathedral of Kazan'-oil on canvas
Fyodor Alexeyev (1753-1824)-'the Cathedral Square in Moscow Kremlin'-oil on canvas
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (1796-1875)-'Chartres cathedral'-oil on canvas-1830 Paris-Musée du Louvre
Claude Oscar Monet (1840-1926)-'Rouen cathedral, full sunlight'-oil on canvas-1894 Paris-Musée du Louvre