Download the App for Free
Within Australia 1800 861 122 :
Global Access Number +86 21 2226 8819 :
Top currencies
All currencies
OverviewReviewsWin PrizesLocated Nearby

Chapelle Expiatoire

22 Reviews
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 0.5-1 hour
Address: 29 rue Pasquier, 75008 Paris, France
Phone: +33 1 44 54 19 33

What people are saying:

The Atonement Chapel is most famous for burying the angry people of Paris and the Queen of Grief here at the same time. As far as the church is concerned, it really cannot be compared with other cathedrals, and the location is relatively biased. There are not many people visiting, unless you are particularly interested, you don’t have to come here specifically

Some reviews may have been translated by Google Translate reviews)
TripAdvisor(105 reviews)TripAdvisor
4.2/5Very Good
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • Fred M
    Fred M
    Summerville, South Carolina

    Very small, very quiet, very historical

    Chapelle Expiatoire dates to 1816 by King Charles X. It sits somewhat hidden on a small Paris street. The architecture is beautiful and the chapel extremely well maintained. Suggest studying the histo...

    Reviewed on /Date(1589872787000+0800)/
  • Pernille I
    Pernille I
    Bruxelles, Belgique

    Unusual place of atonement

    The expiatory chapel is built in 1816 by the then king Charles X as atonement of sins for the beheading of king Louis XVI and queen Marie-Antoinette. When they were decapitated in 1793 their bodies...

    Reviewed on /Date(1575333368000+0800)/
  • Walid H
    Walid H
    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Dedicated to Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette

    The chapel is built on an old cemetery where hundreds of corpses were buried during the French Revolution. It was built at the exact point where King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette were buried a...

    Reviewed on /Date(1570738028000+0800)/
  • ryans69
    San Francisco Bay Area

    Peaceful and quiet; moving, if you know the history

    We know all the history and just noticed this place had been missed on multiple visits to Paris. I suggest you check it out. The building is interesting, and the sculptures (one each of Marie Antoinet...

    Reviewed on /Date(1554277877000+0800)/
  • Isabelle R
    Isabelle R
    Bruxelles, Belgique

    Interesting to see if you are in the area and if you stay a few days in Paris

    It was interesting to see. I was in the area. But I think the entrance price is too high, because in the end, we don't see so much. If you don't stay very long in Paris, I don't recommend to spend tim...

    Reviewed on /Date(1526158764000+0800)/

Located Nearby


L'Église de la Madeleine

4.4/5192 Reviews
"Church""Historical Architecture"
424m away

Pinacotheque de Paris

4.3/515 Reviews
"Art Museum"
418m away

Passage du Havre

355m away
Show More

Le Tsuba Hotel Paris

4.8/5296 Reviews
2.23km away

Libertel Gare de l'Est Francais

4.4/558 Reviews
2.50km away

Hotel Quartier Latin Paris

4.4/5101 Reviews
3.58km away
Show More is part of Group Limited, one of the world's leading providers of travel services.
Skyscanner Trip