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L' Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont, Paris

L' Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont - Paris, France
L' Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont
1 Rue Saint-Étienne du Mont, Paris, France 75005Map
Neighborhood: 5th Arrondissement
Overview

One of the most beautiful and historically significant churches in France, the L'église St Etienne du Mont is the final resting place of St Genevieve, Blaise Pascal, and Jean Racine. Its construction began in 1492 and wasn't completed until years later. Inside, you will find fine craftsmanship in the form of stone sculpture, wood carvings, and remarkable stained-glass designs. The architecture of the church is very extravagant, with large domed spaces lit by high windows, and long spiraling stone staircases. There are various panels inside that provide historical information.

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L' Eglise Saint-Etienne-du-Mont General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 05:00 PM to 06:30 PM, Saturday from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
  • Nearest Train: Cardinal Lemoine
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