Museo di Arte Religiosa Alpina (Bardonecchia)
P.tta del Carmine, fraz. Melezet - 10052 Bardonecchia (To)
There are collections of objects, silver paraments, wooden statuary, paintings from the parishes of Melezet, of Les Arnauds, of Rochemilles, and from the chapels of San Sisto, of San Sebastiano, of San Rocco, of the Sacro Cuore, of Notre Dame du Coignet, and of the Carmine. The works date back to a time period between the 15th and 20th centuries.
Among the most interesting works are the paintings from the Cappella (Chapel) del Coignet (1490-1500), the processional cross made by the goldsmith, Yppolite Borrel (1520-29), the wooden Madonna of the Maestro della Messa di San Gregorio from the early 16th century, and a series of armed reliquaries from the 17th century.
Opening times: Please call the phone number for further information +39.0122.622640
Date of last update: 26/04/2011