Chapelle des Pénitents Bleus

Historic site and monument Religious heritage Chapel
  • Chapelle des Pénitents Bleus


This chapel, also called the Chapel of Notre Dame de Grâce, is a model of Counter-Reformation architecture.
The chapel was once owned by the Hospice, a place of worship for the local Italian community, and is now an exhibition and cultural centre.
The octagonal bell tower, the sculptures on the façade, the gargoyles and the characteristic windows are particularly worth seeing.
The octagonal bell tower was built between 1633 and 1650 and the interior decoration of some windows bears the dates 1693 and 1694.
The chapel was classified as a historical monument on 31 March 1992.
Accessible for disabled
Opening period (s)From 01/01 to 31/12, every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
General information
  • Parking :
    • Parking nearby
  • Environments :
    • Town location
    • In the old centre
  • Price :
    • Free
Services, Tours, Activities and entertainment
  • Entertainment :
    • Temporary exhibition
Chapelle des Pénitents Bleus
Boulevard Anatole France
La Ciotat
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Chapelle des Pénitents Bleus
Boulevard Anatole France
La Ciotat
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.177177
Longitude : 5.609964