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Eglise Notre-Dame des Alpes

Historic site and monument, Religious heritage, Church, 20th C, Modern in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains
  • Dedicated to Our Lady of the Alps, the church was built between 1935 and 1938 by Maurice Novarina.

  • Dedicated to Our Lady of the Alps, the church was built between 1935 and 1938 by Maurice Novarina. As a major participant in the revival of sacred art
    in the 20th century, the architect imagined a modern church that used the traditional elements found in regional chalets.
    The decoration is a result of collaboration between three Swiss artists and a French artist. François Baud created the sculpture of the Virgin Mary on
    the façade. Alexandre Cingria and Jean Hébert-Stevens decorated the...
    Dedicated to Our Lady of the Alps, the church was built between 1935 and 1938 by Maurice Novarina. As a major participant in the revival of sacred art
    in the 20th century, the architect imagined a modern church that used the traditional elements found in regional chalets.
    The decoration is a result of collaboration between three Swiss artists and a French artist. François Baud created the sculpture of the Virgin Mary on
    the façade. Alexandre Cingria and Jean Hébert-Stevens decorated the stained glass.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
Openings
  • All year
  • Monday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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