Basilica of Saint-Michel Archange

  • Historic site and monument
  • Religious heritage
  • Religious site
  • listed
  • Town of Art & History
  • Baroque
  • Classified
Parvis Saint Michel 06500 Menton
The Basilica of Saint-Michel-Archange of Menton is a minor basilica and a Catholic parish church located in the heart of the historic center of Menton. Majestic stair ramps provide access.
Prince Honoré II and Nicolas Spinola, bishop of Ventimiglia, laid the foundation stone for the church of Saint Michael in 1619. Opened for worship in 1653, the new building was consecrated on May 8, 1675. The large bell tower was erected in 1701-1702. The facade was completed in 1819.
After the earthquake of February 1887, the parish church was completely restored.
On March 26, 1999, Pope John Paul II elevated the church of Saint Michael to the rank of minor basilica.
Laurent Lavagna,...
Openings
From 2 January 2024 until 31 December 2024 Closed on sunday
.Accessible on Sundays at 11.00 am for mass
Location
Basilica of Saint-Michel Archange
Parvis Saint Michel 06500 Menton
Contact Basilica of Saint-Michel Archange
I would like to receive information from :
* You may at any time unsubscribe our mailing lists.

Vous disposez d'un droit d'accès, de modification, de rectification et de suppression des données qui vous concernent, (art. 34 de la loi "Informatique et Libertés" n°78-17 du 6 janvier 1978). Pour l'exercer, envoyez un mail à l'administrateur du site. Vous êtes informés que le secret des correspondances transmises sur le réseau Internet n'est pas garanti. Les informations qui vous concernent sont destinées à l'éditeur du site (cf infos légales).

Thanks. Your message has been sent.
Une erreur est survenue lors de l'envoi du formulaire.
Spoken languages
  • French
Environment
  • Town location
  • Pedestrian area
  • In the historic centre
Updated on 18 May 2024 at 16:19
by Office de Tourisme Menton, Riviera & Merveilles
(Offer identifier : 4739737)
Report mistake
Report mistake
Thanks. Your message has been sent.
Une erreur est survenue lors de l'envoi du formulaire.
Close