Discover the ski area Open from december 23th 2017  to april 6th 2018

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Open from december 23th 2017 to april 6th 2018
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Arêches-Beaufort A real village in the heart of Alps mountains
Arêches-Beaufort
A real village in the heart of Alps mountains
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The Arêches Church

Eglise d'Arêches
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The Arêches Church

Site et monument historiques

The Church of St. John the Baptist of Arêches is a fine homogeneous example of Savoyard Baroque art and deserves a visit. Basilica- shaped, with a particularly bright altarpiece, the interior of the church creates a surprising contrast with the exterior.

The main structure of the church was completed in 1829; its rich and sumptuous interior decoration from Italy took several years to complete. The bulbous steeple, traditional in Savoie, was built around the same time. One must note the importance of images that gave the faithful easy access to the Bible, the life of the Virgin, Christ and the Saints who were seen as intermediaries of God.

Opening Period

Throughout the year : open daily from 9 AM to 6 PM.

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Address

Arêches 73270 Arêches-Beaufort
Arêches
73270 Arêches-Beaufort
Map

Coordinates

Phonr : 04 79 38 15 33

Prices

Free of charge

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