Cîteaux Abbey Saint-Nicolas-les-Cîteaux, France

Cîteaux Abbey
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Founded in 1098, the Abbaye de Cîteaux is a historically important abbey located south of Dijon, France. It is the mother house of the Cistercian monastic order, which is named for the abbey.

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Cîteaux Abbey
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Cîteaux Abbey
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Cîteaux Abbey
47.111939° N, 5.054172° E  (map)
Saint-Nicolas-les-Cîteaux, France
Romanesque 1000-1200
Saint-Nicolas-les-Cîteaux Côte-d'Or, France
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France Europe
Burgundy France
Côte-d'Or Burgundy, France