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ÉGLISE SAINT-CHRISTOPHE-D'ARTHABASKA

ÉGLISE SAINT-CHRISTOPHE-D'ARTHABASKA

40, rue Laurier Ouest
Saint-Christophe-d'Arthabaska (Quebec) G6P 6P3

Telephone: 819 357-2376

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Historical church (1873)

 In a victorian district, a stone church of 1873 filled with incomparable treasures, recognized as an Ancient memorial of class A and drawn by the architect Ferdinand Peachy, Charles Baillargé's partner.

In the same place, the quick visit of reproductions of European museums: Paris (Louvre), Madrid ( Prado), Seville, Amsterdam, Florence (Pitti palace and museum of Services), St-Petersburg (Hermitage), Vatican (Sixtine and Library), Rome.

Realized by Joseph Thomas Rousseau's team, a rich pictorial decoration (73 paintings) representing works of Carolsfelds, Hoffman, Del Sarto, Murillo, Raphaël, Rembrandt, Michelangelo and Léonard de Vinci. The first intentions of Marc-Aurèle Suzor coté, painter and national sculptor. The first 43 stained-glass windows of the Company Hobbs de Montréal. Among some, a statue outdone by Napoleon III in the Lounge of Paris of the World Fair of 1867. An organ Casavant, Sir Wilfrid Laurier's bench. 

Guided tour 2019

  • From July 2 to August 16: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Available on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
  • Voluntary contribution
  • Groups: all year around (on reservation) 819-357-2376 

 (360°) paromanic view of the historical church 

Coordinates GPS: 46°2'2.7"N, 71°54'58.73"O

Église Saint-Christophe 7

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Tourisme Victoriaville et sa région
150, rue Notre-Dame Ouest
Victoriaville, Quebec
G6P 1R9


Telephone: (819) 758-9451 or 1 (888) 758-9451
E-mail: info@tourismeregionvicto.com
Web site: www.tourismeregionvictoriaville.com