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Madeleine Church

Madeleine Church

The Madeleine Church was designed for the glory of Napoleon's army. Between place de la Concorde, Vendôme square and Saint-Lazare train station.
The Madeleine is built in the Neo-Classical with Its fifty-two Corinthian columns, each 20 metres high. The pediment sculpture of the Last Judgement is by Lemaire, and the church's bronze doors bear reliefs representing the Ten Commandments. The Madeleine is still a site for societies weddings and funerals, a flower market is held around the church from Tuesday to Friday.
Numerous boutiques are around the Madeleine church, Mariage Freres (tea), Maille (mustard), Fauchon and Hediard for delicatessen.
Not to be missed, La Pinacotheque, the most active parisian are exhibition venue.

Address

Place de la Madeleine is walking distance from hotel Louvre Marsollier Opera in approx 15 minutes

How to get there

Métro line 8, 12 ou 14 : Madeleine

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