St. Michel Archange Basilica is otherwise called the Saint Michel .The development of the Basilica started in 1640 under the rule of Honore II, however took a few centuries to be finished. The veneer was then remodeled in the nineteenth Century. Holy person Michel Archange was declared a Basilica in March 1999, by pronouncement of Pope John Paul II. This title, given for time everlasting, was in reward for the dynamism of the peaceful life and ritual of the congregation. The Menton Music Festival is hung on the parvis of the Basilica consistently in eminent. Somewhat further on, "The Chapel of the White Penitents" (White Penitents Chapel) offers a more fancy veneer: apexes, friezes, laurels of blooms .