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Chapelle and church of Bessans : Guided evening visit

Follow your guide and meet the builders, painters and sculptors of the Chapelle of Saint Antoine and the the church of Saint jean Baptiste. Official Pays d'art et d'histoire Tour.

Cultural Chapelle and church of Bessans : Guided evening visit Bessans


On Wednesday 08 February 2023 from 18:00:00 in 19:00:00
Bessans (73480)

A stopover in Bessans on the Route Les Chemins du Baroque for a guided tour through the chapel of Saint-Antoine. It shows 40 panels painted on the walls by probably Lombard artists and depicting episodes from the life of Christ. You will learn there that a multitude of local details mix the life of Christ with that of the village. A stone's throw away, the Saint-Jean-Baptiste church and its arched windows let you admire magnificent murals, a high altar in white marble, as well as a vault with medallions. Activity supervised by a guide from the Pays d'art et d'histoire des Hautes Vallées de Savoie.


Adult: 5 €, Child (12-16 years): 3 €.

Free entry for children < 12 years.

Number of participants : 6 pers. Min. - 30 pers. Max.
Methods of payment accepted : Bank/credit card, Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


From 08/02 to 01/03/2023, every Wednesday between 6 pm and 7 pm.


Devant l'Office de Tourisme 73480 Bessans

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Information update on 28/11/2022 by Fondation Facim