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Chapel of Sainte-Croix des Pénitents blancs

Historic site and monument, Religious heritage, Chapel, listed, 11th C, 16th C in Sospel
Temporarily closed
  • Chapel from the 16 th century rebuilt on the site of a Romanesque church dedicated to Saint Nicolas. The apse from the XI th century still remains.

  • The bell-tower,triangular-shaped, is baroque-inspired. In the chapel, decorated with a baroque style trompe l'oeil ,a substancial liturgical furniture is preserved.
    The chapel is open for guided tours only.
  • Environment
    • Station district
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Village centre
    • River 5 km away
    • Close to GR footpath
    • Bus station under 300 m
  • Spoken languages
    • French