Martyrium

The martyrium, which was replaced by a chapel, recalls the martyrdom of St Denis and his companions. In the 16C Ignacio de Loyola and his six companions, including Francisco de Javier, founded the Company of Jesus, recognised as a religious order by Pope Paul III in 1540.

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11 rue Yvonne-le-Tac

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Place des Abbesses
Place des Abbesses
This square is the very heart of the
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Église St-Jean-de-Montmartre
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Place Charles-Dullin
Place Charles-Dullin
This small shaded square is fronted by
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The Montmartre Free Commune
The Montmartre Free Commune
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Boulevard de Rochechouart
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Place des Abbesses
Place des Abbesses
This square is the very heart of the
15 minutes
Église St-Jean-de-Montmartre
Église St-Jean-de-Montmartre
Built in 1904, this church was the first
15 minutes
Place Charles-Dullin
Place Charles-Dullin
This small shaded square is fronted by
15 minutes
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Église St-Jean-de-Montmartre
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15 minutes
Dalí Space
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Sculptures, lithographs and dry point
60 minutes
House of the Paris Street Urchins
House of the Paris Street Urchins
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