Notre-Dame de l'épinoy chapel

CHATEAUNEUF-SUR-LOIRE

Descriptive

The origins of the first Epinoy chapel could go back to the 7th century. It is certainly the oldest religious site of Châteauneuf-sur-Loire. This painted chapel is dedicated to neighbourhood winemakers. A liturgical sink was discovered during the restoration. Classified Romanesque door. Exterior double-sided cross, rare and classified.

Did you know ? Selon la légende, un seigneur très croyant aurait eu un songe lui faisant apparaître une dame couverte de déchirure d'épines. Puis un jour, il découvrit une statue de la Vierge Marie dans un buisson d'épines en se promenant sur son territoire. Il fit ensuite construire une église à cet endroit pour y mettre cette statue.

  • Visits
    • Average length of group visits : 0h30
    • Average length of individual visits : 0h30
  • Opening by prior reservation with the tourist office.

  • Languages ​​of the documentation French

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