Cîteaux Abbey Saint-Nicolas-les-Cîteaux, France

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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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319189
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Cîteaux Abbey
Cîteaux Abbey
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47.111939° N, 5.054172° E

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Cîteaux Abbey (Saint-Nicolas-les-Cîteaux, France)
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March 21, 2015