Sospel

Chapel of the Immaculate Conception of the grey Penitents

Historic site and monument, Religious heritage, Chapel, listed, 16th C, 18th C in Sospel
  • The chapel is the place where the confreres gather and exercise their piety. Moreover, they magnify it by decorating it with works of art. The Penitents thus played a major role in the constitution of the regional atistic patrimony.

  • The chapel was inscribed as a historic monument in 1952.
    The chapel is used for occasional exhibitions. It is closed the rest of the time,but from the outside you can admire its trompe l'oeil façade.
  • Environment
    • Station district
    • Close to a public transportation
    • Village centre
    • River 5 km away
    • Close to GR footpath
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Openings
Openings
  • All year
    Opened Everyday
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