Christ-Roi statue

in Les Houches

This colossal statue of 25 meters high, is implanted on a rocky spur with a beautiful panoramic view over the mont-Blanc range.

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 indoor arrangement of the building. The pose and the blessing of the first stone took place in August, 1933.

Free of charge.
Opening dates
All year round, daily.
Depending on snow conditions.
Christ-Roi statue
chemin du Christ Roi
74310 Les Houches
45 minutes uphill hiking from Les Houches train station.
Some parking spots nearby.

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in Les Houches
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