The Church of the Madeleine is a Roman Catholic Church located in the 8th district of Paris. It was created in 85 years from 1763, as a temple to the glory of Napoleon's army. The building has a length of 108 meters, a width of 43 meters, a height of 30 meters. It is surrounded by 52 Corinthian columns. South of the church is the Place de la Concorde, East is the Place Vendome, and west is St. Augustine Church.