Madeleine Church 
2019

The Madeleine Church is one of the famous churches in Paris. Don't miss to visit this church in Paris, or enjoy a classical concert.

The church Madeleine is located in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. A short walk from the Place de la Concorde. The church stands at the end of the rue Royale. The majestic building is easy to recognize, has built in the shape of a temple.

Napoleon Bonaparte has decided to build it only for his glory. It took 85 years to finish it. Only in 1845, the St Madeleine was transformed into a church.

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Madeleine church in Paris


CONCERTS IN LA MADELEINE CHURCH
  • La Madeleine: Vivaldi's Four Seasons September 17, 22, November...
  • Concerts at La Madeleine Church: Mozart Requiem September 21, December 31, 2019
  • Orchestre Les Violons de France: The Four seasons October 2, 5, 9, 12, 17, 22, 25, 29, 2019
  • Extraordinary Concert for the benefit of Padouma Association October 4, 2019
  • Mozart: Great Mass in C with Double Choir October 19, 2019
  • Orchestre Helios: Madeleine Church October 30, December 23, January 1, 2020
  • Madeleine: Four Seasons, Ave Maria and Christmas Classics December 20, 22, 25, 27, 28, 2019
  • Christmas concert: Haendel's Messiah at La Madeleine Church December 21, 2019
  • Vivaldi's The Four Seasons & Corelli's Christmas concert at La Madeleine Church December 26, 2019
  • Ravel & Beethoven at La Madeleine Church December 29, 2019
  • Mozart, Rachmaninov, Sarasate, Massenet, Rameau, Lully: Concert at La Madeleine Church January 3, 2020

Facts of La Madeleine Church 

A Roman Roman Catholic Church in Paris.

The Church is open every day 9:30 am to 7 pm.

Architecture: a temple with 52 Corinthian columns supporting the building.

The Church Pipe organ is one of the most beautiful instruments in Paris and was built by Aristide Cavaille-Coll. Enjoy 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.

Christmas at the Madeleine Church - You can come to see the nativity scene at the church from December to February.

Famous addresses near La Madeleine 

  • FAUCHON Paris: 30 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris
    Gourmet food shop and delicatessens
  • La Maison de la Truffe Madeleine: 19 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris
    Restaurant specialties, the truffle since 1932
  • Ladurée Paris Royale: 16-18 Rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
    Restaurant for macarons

Most beautiful churches in Paris where to find classical music concerts: the Ste Chapelle, St-Germain des pres, Cathedral Notre Dame de Paris and St Ephrem Church. 


Return from Madeleine concerts to Paris Vacations



Churches in Paris

Notre Dame Cathedral

Sainte Chapelle

St Ephrem Church

Classical venues

Versailles Palace



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