The Men's Abbey was founded by William the Conquerer in the 11th century. Its church, the Romanesque Église St-Etienne, is the largest and most impressive church in Caen.

Facts & Stats on the Abbaye aux Hommes

Go Historic ID
319159
Names
Abbaye aux Hommes
Men's Abbey
Dates
1067-81; 1202

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Esplanade Jean-Marie-Louvel
Caen, France
Contact
02-31-30-42-81

Resources for the Abbaye aux Hommes

  1. Official Website of the Abbaye aux Hommes Official website.

Table of Contents

About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Abbaye aux Hommes - Caen, France