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.
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
Bus routes 1, 4 Saint-Charles
10, avenue Saint-Charles
Sainte- Dévote Church

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


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

This Roman-Byzantine style building was constructed in 1875 using white stone from La Turbie. It houses the tombs of Monaco’s former Princes. Inside, alongside the magnificent high altar and the Episcopal throne made from white Carrara marble, stands a retable by the Niçois painter Louis Bréa, which dates from the year 1500.

Visit time
Bus routes 1, 2 Monaco-Ville
4, rue Colonel Bellando de Castro