Side Trips from Quebec City Sights

Chapelle Commémorative (Memorial Chapel)

  • 10018 av. Royale Map It
  • Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 10/26/2015

Fodor's Review

Across from Basilique Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré, this chapel was designed by Claude Bailiff and built in 1878. It was constructed on the transept of a church built in 1676, and Bailiff made use of the old stones and foundation. Among the remnants is a white-and-gold-trimmed pulpit designed by François Baillargé in 1807 and adorned with a sculpture depicting Moses and the Ten Commandments.

Scala Santa, a smaller chapel next to this one, resembles a wedding cake. On bended knees, pilgrims climb its replica of the Holy Stairs, representing the steps Jesus climbed to meet Pontius Pilate.

Sight Information

Address:

10018 av. Royale, Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré, Québec, G0A 3C0, Canada

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Sight Details:

  • Early May–mid-Oct., daily 8–5

Published 10/26/2015

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