Churches and cathedrals itinerary

Catholicism is the official state religion of the Principality of Monaco. This cathedral-themed itinerary visits the main churches in Monaco, including the Cathedral of Our Lady Immaculate, where Rainier III and Grace Kelly were married.
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Saint-Charles Church

This Renaissance style building with its bell tower raising 30 metres skywards was inaugurated in 1883.

Nineteen stained glass windows lighten up its nave, where the gilded chandelier comes from the old arms room at the Princely Palace.

 

Visit time
1h00
Lignes 1, 4 Saint-Charles
10, avenue Saint-Charles
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Sainte- Dévote Church

This 11th century votive chapel is dedicated to the Principality's and Princely family's Patron Saint.

 

Visit time
30 min.
Lignes 1, 2, 3, 6 Place Sainte-Dévote (Gare)
Place Sainte Dévote
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Cathédrale de Monaco

Cet édifice de style roman-byzantin, construit en 1875 avec les pierres blanches provenant de La turbie, abrite les sépultures des princes défunts. A l'intérieur, au côté d'un magnifique maître-autel et le trône épiscopal en marbre blanc de Carrare, se dresse un retable du peintre niçois Louis Bréa datant de l'an 1500.

Visit time
1h00
Lignes 1, 2 Monaco-Ville
4, rue Colonel Bellando de Castro
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