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Christ-Roi statue

Christ-Roi statuechemin du Christ Roi
74310 Les Houches

+33(0)4 50 55 50 62
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  • Christ-Roi - © OT Les Houches

This colossal statue, 25m of high, is implanted on a rocky spur, in front of majestic panorama of the Mont-Blanc range.

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Abbot Claude Marie Delassiat, priest of Les Houches, is the initiator of the construction of this monumental statue realized in one year (1933/1934). His dream: raise a statue that proclaims the universal Monarchy of the Christ.
The architect Féveille will oversee the indoorl arrangement of the building. The pose and the blessing of the first stone took place in August, 1933.
Free of charge.
Recommended period *
All year round, daily.
The accessibility depending of the snow coverage during all year long.
* Depending on weather and snow conditions
Facilities and services
  • Guided tours
  • Pets welcome
  • Tourist information
On the map
Bus Stop
Show bus lines
Points Of Interest - train station

But also...

Sightseeing at altitude
Sightseeing at altitude
Alpine lakes
Alpine lakes
The Mont Blanc and panoramic view
The Mont Blanc and panoramic view
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