Fontevraud Abbey Fontevraud l'Abbaye, France

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Founded in 1100, the Royal Abbey of Fontevraud is now a museum and cultural center. The beautifully restored abbey complex includes a Romanesque church with royal tombs, a lovely Renaissance cloister and a Byzantine-Romanesque kitchen.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318792
Names
Fontevraud Abbey
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Affiliations
Street Address
BP 24
Postcode
49590
Coordinates
47.181017° N, 0.052013° E
Email
abbaye@abbayedefontevraud.com
Phone
02-41-51-73-52

Timeline

References & Resources

  1. Official Website of Fontevraud Abbey Official website.

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Fontevraud Abbey (Fontevraud l'Abbaye, France)
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April 11, 2015