Abbaye aux Dames Caen, France

Abbaye aux Dames
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The "Ladies' Abbey" in Caen was founded by Queen Mathilda, wife of William the Conqueror, in 1063. Its church, La Trinité, is a fine example of early Norman architecture.

Facts & Stats

Go Historic ID
249407
Best Known As
Abbaye aux Dames
Full Name
Abbaye aux Dames
Also Known As
Ladies' Abbey
Coordinates
49.186349° N, 0.353006° W  (map)
Address
Pl. de la Reine-Mathilde
Caen, France
Phone
02-31-06-98-98