Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey

Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey

This medieval abbey near Carcassonne has a lovely Gothic cloister and an important work of Romanesque art: the carved sarcophagus of St. Sernin (c. 1150) by the Master of Cabestany.

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Abbaye Saint-Hilaire
Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey
St. Hilaire Abbey


  1. Strafford, Peter. Romanesque Churches of France: A Traveller's Guide. Giles de la Mare, 2004, pp. 312-14.
  2. Official Website of Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey. Web. Accessed 1 Nov. 2016. <>