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Eglise abbatiale Saint Michel , son cloitre et le linteau

Closed Now: 09:30 - 12:30, 15:00 - 19:00
Open today: 09:30 - 12:30, 15:00 - 19:00
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Very interesting church

The tourist office provided us with a nice guide and some information prior to our visit, and rje... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Francis M
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Bedale, United Kingdom
via mobile
Peaceful and historic abbey

As with most historic abbeys, the peace and serenity is abundant. Then the magnificent... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
mrstmls
,
Chippenham, United Kingdom
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11 May 2018
“Very interesting church”
10 Sep 2017
“Peaceful and historic abbey”
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Rue Clemenceau, 66740 Saint Genis des Fontaines, France
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The tourist office provided us with a nice guide and some information prior to our visit, and rje lady was extremely friendly. We looked around the museum and watched the video before then visiting the church. Inside the atmosphere was very spiritual. Helpful hint- we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Francis M
OT-Cloître S, Agent d'accueil at Eglise abbatiale Saint Michel , son cloitre et le linteau, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much for your comment, It's a pleasure to see you again

Reviewed 10 September 2017

As with most historic abbeys, the peace and serenity is abundant. Then the magnificent craftsmanship overwhelms you. Small tourist office is also on site.

Date of experience: July 2017
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OT-Cloître S, Agent d'accueil at Eglise abbatiale Saint Michel , son cloitre et le linteau, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you for your comment, to the pleasure of seeing you again

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I am a returning visitor to the small town and have visited the summer exhibition on four or five occasions. The cloister and upper area of the church are wonderful , full of beautiful columns and carved stonework. Each one completely different. The panel across...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Honeybun76
OT-Cloître S, Agent d'accueil at Eglise abbatiale Saint Michel , son cloitre et le linteau, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much for the comment, cordially

Reviewed 2 October 2015

Very helpful attention all year around plus the possibility of visiting a great collection of Romanesque capitals at the cloister and also the oldest Romanesque frame outsides the building.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Nik D
Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

This church is magnificent. We did not have much time to see and enjoy it completely, but the wonderful carvings and architecture of the church have us desiring to return.

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