Abbaye aux Dames Caen, France

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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.

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319158
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Street Address
Pl. de la Reine-Mathilde
Coordinates
49.186349° N, 0.353006° W
Phone
02-31-06-98-98

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Abbaye aux Dames (Caen, France)
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April 11, 2015