The Rose of the Sainte Chapelle – Journey to the heart of a stained glass window
From January 18 to March 29, 2020
What is “The Rose of the Sainte Chapelle”?
The “Center des monuments nationaux” (CMN) presents:
First, “The rose of the Sainte-Chapelle, travel to the heart of a stained glass window”, a unique installation-event of almost life-size photographs of the large rose of the Sainte-Chapelle in
Paris. The large rose on the west facade of the Sainte-Chapelle in Paris, on the Ile de la Cité, represents, in stained glass. Indeed, it represents the theme of the Apocalypse according to Saint John, the last book of the New Testament. In addition, this book, originally written in Greek, entitled Apocalypse in French and describes John’s visions of the end of our world. In addition, the last judgment and the advent of the kingdom of God.
First of all, this traveling exhibition aims to circulate in different monuments, outside or inside. After the Sauve-Majeure abbey in Gironde. The Center des monuments nationaux has chosen the Palais du Tau in Reims to host it. Finally, this palace, which presents one of the most important historical treasures of France, the treasure of the cathedral of Reims, is known to have sheltered the kings for their coronation. While, the exhibition will evoke the polychromy of an exceptional stained glass window, and will resonate with the architectural and historical richness of the place.
Palais du Tau
2 place du Cardinal Luçon
Individual price: 8 €
Under 18 years old (with family and outside school groups)
18-25 years old (nationals of the European Union and regular non-European residents on the
territory of the European Union)
1st Sunday of the month from January to March and November to December
Disabled person and their companion,
Job seeker, upon presentation of a certificate of less than 6 months,
RMI beneficiaries , RSA, social assistance
2020-01-18 to 2020-03-29
Tuesday to Sunday 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
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