Saint Roch Church, Montpellier

Saint Roch Church, Montpellier (must see)

The Church of Saint Roch was initiated in the nineteenth century, replacing another church located on this site. It was named in honour of Saint Roch, the patron of the city of Montpellier. Legend has it that he was born in this city. The construction of the church is in Neo-Gothic style. The church has been completely renovated and today you can admire two beautiful stained glass windows taken from another church, representing St. Paul and St. Roch, installed there during its renovation. The Church of Saint Roch hosts a pilgrimage ritual every year.

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Saint Roch Church on Map

Sight Name: Saint Roch Church
Sight Location: Montpellier, France
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: Montpellier Religious Tour  

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