Chapelle des Pénitents

Paintings decorating the tribune, panelled walls in its single nave, a coffered ceiling narrating the life of the Virgin Mary. Processional staffs, still to this day carried by the members of this brotherhood of penitents, which was founded in 1584.

Useful information

Address : 

Rue St-Mayol

Phone:

+33 4 71 02 80 58

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 2pm-6pm; rest of year: by prior arrangement

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