Chapelle de l'Annonciade (pénitents blancs)
Martigues - Monument
The 17th-century Baroque-style Chapelle de l'Annonciade des Pénitents Blancs was listed as a historical monument in 1910.
The rich interior decoration with baroque influences, rare in the Basse-Provence area, features trompe l'oeils, sculptured panelling, a guilt altarpiece, a Venetian-style painted ceiling and graffiti dating back to the French Revolution.
The chapel has undergone a remarkable 20-year programme of restoration which was awarded the Rubans du Patrimoine regional prize in 2016.
Enter from the garden on Boulevard Richaud.
Open the 1st Sunday of the month from 2pm to 6pm from March to October.
Closed on public holidays unless events are programmed.
- Accessible for disabled
- Public car park
Information provided by OT Martigues
Chapelle de l'Annonciade (pénitents blancs)
- 04 42 10 82 90
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