Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey

This attractive and important Romanesque church on the Loire River has been a major place of pilgrimage since 673, when the relics of St. Benedict were brought here from Montecassino.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249116
Names
Abbaye de Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire
Fleury Abbey
Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey
Saint-Benoît-Sur-Loire Abbey Church
Affiliations

Bibliography

  1. Official Website of Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey Church. Web. Accessed 1 Nov. 2016. <http://www.abbaye-fleury.com/>