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Ways to Experience Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs
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All reviews small chapel no photos allowed euro charge beautiful exterior little gem local fishermen cocteau drawing decorated painted art murals postcards century tribute church villefranche
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Reviewed yesterday

Not much to do here so don't plan on spending a lot of time. The artwork inside is interesting, as is the history, but there is a 3 euro pp charge to come in and you cannot take pictures. We paid and took in everything...More

Thank Trisha A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

In all honesty I was a bit underwhelmed by this and hard to understand why it’s the #1 thing to do in Villefranche! I guess you have to be a fan of the artist to properly enjoy it. Tiny church and I didn’t find the...More

Thank golden87
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

loved it , such a talent the concierge in the Welcome hotel is very friendly and tells you about Jean Cocteau life at Villefranche

Thank Alice G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Another one of those stumbled upon whole my wife shopped! Small 14th century chapel along the sea that has been painted on the inside by a famous French artist ) whose name escapes me) and is now a must see! For 3 euro it is...More

Thank ScotAlberta
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I loved this church for several reasons...it is tiny and the art work on the wall is incredible. I think I paid 3 euros for admission. A bargain! The church is located in one of my favorite villes on the cote d'azur....Villefranche-sur-Mer. I went to...More

Thank MaryElizabeth0520
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

My advice is not to research this little church and just enter as we did. Quite special...but only disappointment was not being able to photograph (the excuse given, that it is owned by the fisherman, was a bit strange).

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I honestly wasn’t particularly impressed by this chapel’s artwork. There is some nice work with colours (turquoise in particular) on the side which stands in front of the main door but, apart from that, nothing that made me think this was particularly worth the entrance...More

Thank Daniele P
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this chapel in April. Heard a lot about it. A fisherman's chapel . No photos allowed but you can buy postcards. We arrived but on entrance there are two steps down just inside the door . I had a very sore leg so...More

2  Thank tina g
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This little chapel is an excellent example of Jean Cocteau art. It's a little gem in a wonderful village. East my to find and cheap to see inside. A must do if you visit the village.

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Nice little chapel in Villefranche-sur-Mer , nice architecture outside, and a jewel inside, merite a visit. the chapel is dedicated to Saint Pierre.

Thank Manuela L
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there is a tourist office and they do tours of the area yes
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