Located at the Ermitage, this museum was inaugurated in 2013. It explains the history of Megève's Calvary. A room is dedicated to the renovation work which took place between 2001 and 2011, with among others, multimedia desk for a virtual visit of the chapels.

Museum Musée de l'Ermitage du Calvaire Megève

About

Megève (74120)
Animals not allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently

Built between 1840 and 1878, the Calvary is the work of father Ambroise Martin (1791-1863), parish priest of Megève from 1820 to his death. Formed of 14 chapels and oratories telling the Passion of Christ, the Calvary site of Megève is a listed historical monument on the additional inventory since 1988. It is also registered on the European list of sacred Mounts. Between 2001 and 2011, huge restoration works gave back its original aspect to the site.

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    Prices

    Free entry.

    Methods of payment accepted : Check, Cash, Credit transfer

    Reception

    Open to children
    Animals not allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : English, French
    Languages visits : French

    Opening

    From 20/06 to 31/08/2022, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 2 pm and 5.30 pm.

    Labels and rating

    Municipal museum

    Services
    • Wi-fi

    Access

    Montée du Calvaire 74120 Megève
    Information update on 24/06/2022 by Mairie de Megève