Fontenay Abbey Marmagne, France 1139-47
Nestled in a wooded valley in Burgundy, the Abbey of Fontenay is a well-restored 12th-century Cistercian monastery founded by St. Bernard of Clairvaux.
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- Fontenay AbbeyAbbaye de FontenayAbbey of Fontenay
- 47.639369° N, 4.389639° E
- 21500 Montbard
- +33 (0) 3 80 92 15 00
Castles, Churches and Frogs in Northern BurgundyPosted May 31, 2008 by Holly Hayes Part of: The Great European Road Trip
Chateau Bourbilly Sorry it's been awhile since our last post. We've been out sightseeing a lot, and when we've been home I've been working on my website. It's been nice to have enough time to do that! Today is our last day in our little cottage and we've had a really good, relaxing time here. The cats are even more…
- Official Website of Fontenay Abbey. Web. Official website.