The St Madeleine Church a famous church in Paris, a concert venue, classical music, Mozart Requiem, Vivaldi's Four Seasons concerts in La Madeleine Church in Paris.
The Eglise de la Madeleine is located in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. It's a short walk from the Place de la Concorde to the St. Madeleine. At the end of the rue Royale, stands the majestic building of the Church of La Madeleine. A Paris Temple or a church? Napoleon Bonaparte has built La Madeleine for only his glory. It took 85 years to finish it. In 1845, the St Madeleine has been transformed into a church.
A Roman Roman Catholic Church.
Opening hours: every day 9:30 am to 7 pm.
Architecture: a temple with 52 Corinthian columns supporting the building.
The Pipe organ is one of the most beautiful instruments and was built by Aristide Cavaille-Coll. You can heard some organ music on Sunday during the mass (9:30 am and 11 am).
Chopin's funeral was late for two weeks in the Madeleine on October 30, 1849. He had a wish that the Requiem of Mozart was sung.