• Historic site and monument

Saint-Jean-Baptiste Cathedral

As it was originally built in the 6th century and then rebuilt in the 11th century, it contains some primitive elements of the first building in its walls.

Historic site and monument Saint-Jean-Baptiste Cathedral Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne


Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (73300)
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours on request
Average duration of an individual visit : 00h30

Its neoclassical porch was added on in 1771 to house the tombs of three of the first princes of the House of Savoy: Humbert aux Blanches Mains (the founder), Amédée « la Queue » and Boniface « le Roland ».


Free of charge


Languages visits : German, English, French


Throughout the year : open daily from 8 AM to 8 PM.

Labels and rating

Town of Art & History
11th C
14th C
17th C
Classified at the monuments and historic sites


Place de la Cathédrale Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne 73300 Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

  • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
Information update on 25/05/2020 by Montagnicimes Office de tourisme Intercommunal