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Saint-Jean-Baptiste church
Saint-Jean-Baptiste church
Saint-Jean-Baptiste church

Saint-Jean-Baptiste church

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Le Reposoir's church was built by the same architect than the church of Saint-Sigismond : the priest Rouge. Constructed in 1849 on a Greek cross plan, it had no steeple for lack of means.
In 1888, the church declared too small for 430 inhabitants, was extended on a Latin cross plan. The wooden belfry was replaced by the current steeple and the works were paid by the Carthusian monks.
Inside, you will be able to see 8 stained-glass windows made by the factory of Bessac near Grenoble and a statue of John from Spain the Blessed.

For a detailed story of the church and the village, please contact our heritage guide Anne-France Binder.

Infos techniques

53, chemin de Fréchet
74950 Le Reposoir
Lat : 46.011002Lng : 6.534719
20 d

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Phone : 04 50 98 18 01

Email :

Website :

Open period

All year round, daily.

Updated by

Cluses Arve & montagnes Tourisme - 23/03/2021


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