• Historic site and monument

Saint Jean Baptiste church

Around 1730, Les Houches created a new parish, separated from the one in Chamonix. It was placed under the patronage of St Jean-Baptiste. The church was consecrated in 1766.

Historic site and monument Saint Jean Baptiste church Les Houches


Les Houches (74310)
Animals not allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours on request

Its outside architecture is characterised by its sobriety. The facade of the church is very typical of the baroque style.
Inside, you will discover a unique nave, a wooden central altarpiece, sculptured and painted by Jean Baptiste Bozzo. Stained glasses and the Way of the Cross are works of the 30s.


Free of charge.


Animals not allowed


All year round, daily between 8.30 am and 6.30 pm.

Labels and rating

18th C

  • Public WC
  • Parking


pl de l'Eglise 74310 Les Houches
Station district
Information update on 10/10/2019 by Office de Tourisme de la Vallée de Chamonix-Mont-Blanc