The chapel of Ventouret

  • Historic site and monument
  • Religious heritage
  • Chapel
  • 17th C
Route du Mont Ventoux 84390 Aurel
The chapel Notre Dame des Anges or the chapel of Ventouret is located on the road to Mont Ventoux.
The chapel was built in 1682 on the initiative of the inhabitants and was named "l'Assomption de Notre-Dame".
On 27 September 1695, the bell was blessed by the bishop of Carpentras and the chapel took the name of "Notre-Dame des Anges". The first servant was Jean-Etienne Béranger in 1698.
After the plague of 1720, it was dedicated to "Saint Roch" and the cult was celebrated there until 1902. Thereafter, abandoned (as was the hamlet due to the rural exodus), it fell into ruin, as did the...
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The chapel of Ventouret

Route du Mont Ventoux 84390 Aurel
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Spoken languages
  • French
Updated on 19 January 2023 at 15:33
by Office de Tourisme Intercommunal Ventoux Sud
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