Bourras Grey Penitents' Chapel

Historic site and monument, Religious heritage, Chapel in Aix-en-Provence
  • The Grey Penitents or Bourras ("sacks" in Provençal) replaced the Cordelier Black Penitents in 1859. In the 19th century the chapel was adorned with a monumental Pieta in carved wood (by the sculptor Jean Guiramand).

  • This 18th-century chapel adjoins the Cordeliers' monastery.

    Catholic mass according to the extraordinary rite on Sundays at 10.00.
    Open on Sundays and after mass, or by appointment with the manager.
  • Environment
    • In centre of town
    • Town location
    • In the historic centre
  • All year 2023
    Open On Tuesday, On Friday, On Sunday