This Neoclassical church was originally part of an abbey dedicated to St. Genevieve, but since the 18th century it has served primarily as a burial place for French heroes.

Facts & Stats on the Panthéon

Go Historic ID
318462
Names
Church of Sainte-Genevieve
Panthéon
Dates
1764-90

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Place du Panthéon
Paris, France
75005
Contact
01-44-32-18-00

Resources for the Panthéon

  1. Panthéon, Paris Wikipedia.
  2. Panthéon Centre des Monuments Nationaux.
  3. Panthéon, Paris Sacred Destinations.
  4. Panthéon A View on Cities.
  5. Panthéon Structurae.
  6. Panthéon Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.
  7. Official Website of the Panthéon Official website.

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About This Listing

Title
Panthéon - Paris, France
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Published
October 8, 2013
Updated
February 4, 2015