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Temple du Marais, Paris

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The Temple du Marais, sometimes known as the Temple Sainte-Marie, or historically, as the Church of Sainte Marie de la Visitation, is a Protestant church located in the 4th arrondissement of Paris, in the district of Le Marais at 17 Rue Saint-Antoine. It was originally built as a Catholic convent by the Order of the Visitation of Holy Mary, whose sisters were commonly called the Visitandines. The church was closed in the French Revolution and later given to a Protestant congregation which continues its ministry to the present. The closest métro station is Bastille 15px 15px 15px 15px
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  • This temple is located in no. 17 Street St. Anthony in the 4th district. He was previously a church, associated with the convent of Holy Mary of the Visitation, built in 1634 by the architect François Mansart precursor of the classical style in France, which was inspired by the Pantheon of Rome. This building is obviously very classic style with its columns topped by a large architectural arch, its capitals and its dome to Pinnacle. The Church is built on a square plan topped with a dome with openings side and 4 chapels or radial niches. The choir is treated to part with a large niche topped by a ventilated dome that makes light. The altar is very bare with a mural decoration of classic style with carvings of drapery. This church was originally dedicated to Christian worship. After the Revolution, when the convent was demolished, it was sold by Napoleon Bonaparte, then 1 Consul, in the reformed church of France, in 1802. The official name of Temple Sainte Marie. It can be visited every Saturday afternoon, access to the No. 15 rue Castex
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  • View only externally via Rue St Antoine. Quite large with a beautiful Dome, at first there was a convent destroyed, today the Church follows the Protestant worship, if you go out there worth a visit
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  • This is a unique chapel, in the shape and the presence of an oculus in the dome. It originally was connected to a convent. Now it is a protestant church. The building is beautiful and there are some s...  more »
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  • This is a unique chapel, in the shape and the presence of an oculus in the dome. It originally was connected to a convent. Now it is a protestant church. The building is beautiful and there are some silk hangings made by a parishoner decorating the interior.
  • A beautiful and historic church in the Marais district.
  • A characteristic monument from the center of Paris
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  • Come :-)
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