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The Chapelle Saint-Léon

Office de Tourisme

Visit this chapel dedicated to our famous Alsatian pope and admire its medallions and stained-glass windows, representing numerous eminent figures of the medieval period.

The Chapelle Saint-Léon was constructed in neo-Roman style on the site of the former castle keep. Consecrated in 1894, the chapel is dedicated to Pope Saint-Léon IX.On the vaulted ceiling are painted medallions by the artist Martin, in 11th century style, depicting 7 scenes from the life of Saint-Léon, while the stained-glass windows, dating from 1895, symbolise the Saints of Alsace, many of the Counts of Eguisheim.

Additional information
  • Altitude : 210m
  • Distance to the nearest station (km) : 7
  • Type of visits proposed : Free visit, Guided tour for groups with reservation

Opening times and days are liable to change according to circumstances. Please take all the necessary precautions.

See also
Office de Tourisme du Pays d'Eguisheim-Rouffach
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