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Mélan at the time of the Revolution

The Chartreuse of Mélan is one of the major monuments of the Giffre valley : an old building and rich of 650 years of history.

Cultural Mélan at the time of the Revolution Taninges


On Thursday 14 July 2022
Taninges (74440)
Animals not allowed

It was built in the XIII° century by Béatrix de Faucigny. Mélan welcomed moniales, then a middle school and an orphanage.

Today, visitors can discover the church, the convent and enjoy the magic of this place of serenity and plenitude.
Guides allow you to discover the history and the architecture of this site.


Free to participate.


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : French


Thursday 14 July 2022.


Avenue Melan Mélan 74440 Taninges
Information update on 14/04/2022 by Praz de Lys Sommand Tourisme