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Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

This beautiful little church is located close to all the Villefranche action. It is so quaint and inside the walls are decorated with paintings by Jean Cocteau. Definitely worth seeing as they are not in the usual 'church' style, very different yet still tranquil and...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

Entrance is 3€ , there is a very knowledgeable lady to regail you with the history which is extremely interesting. The frescoes are well worth seeing.

Thank Brendaedith
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I have known about this Chapelle dedicated to fisher men that Jean Cocteau created during one year in the late fifties, but for some reason, I never ventured inside. I had just visited the museums dedicated to his work in Menton and it just got...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

It's very small; you can view the whole chapel from the door. Inexpensive and worth a visit if you're already there but don't make a trip.

Thank LeanneCM
Reviewed 9 June 2016

This small chapel was décorated by the famous Jean Cocteau in the Years 1957 he was a well known writer, painter ...if you are in Villefranche you should go and dis over this Little jewell....

Thank Ekika06
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a fantastic opportunity to view Jean Cocteau's vivid decoration of an old chapel. The religious significance is not very obvious but its a good 3 euros worth.

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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

It was so cool to see that very colorful and bright church sitting tight there in the heart of the city. There's a very nice quaint charm surrounding this place and we'll worth stopping by.

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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Jacque Coustea decorated this chapel. It,s a nice respite from the bustle of the town. Beautiful drawings. 3 euro charge, no photos, but there are plenty of postcards to purchase of every wall.

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Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

The small church charges 3 euros and does not allow photos. Take it on with your eyes and buy some postcards if you wish. The interior is covered walls and ceiling with Cocteau sketches. The story is that of St. Peter, but the sense is...More

1  Thank gorobingo
Reviewed 17 February 2016

A gorgeous Romanesque 14th century chapel that has an interesting history. Dedicated to St. Peter, patron of the fishermen. It was a Shrine in the beginning then served as a storeroom for fishing gear In 1957 after numerous stays at a local hotel the writer,...More

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Response from Aims333 | Reviewed this property |
there is a tourist office and they do tours of the area yes