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.

Facts & Stats on the Abbaye aux Dames

Go Historic ID
319158
Names
Abbaye aux Dames
Ladies' Abbey
Categories
Styles
Street Address
Pl. de la Reine-Mathilde
Coordinates
49.186349° N, 0.353006° W
Phone Number
02-31-06-98-98

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Abbaye aux Dames (Caen, France)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015