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Les Buissonnets, Lisieux

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See the former home of Saint Teresa at Les Buissonnets, the house where she spent many of her formative years. Visit the historic house and tour its garden grounds and many rooms, including a collection of period and original furniture and fixtures from Teresa's 11 years living there. You're free to explore the rooms where she once wandered, and you can even see the room in which she supposedly miraculously recovered from her serious illness. In order to visit the complex and take a tour in English, you need to reserve your spot in advance. Plan your visit to Les Buissonnets and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Lisieux trip itinerary maker.
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  • This beautiful home where St. Therese spent her growing years before she entered the Carmelite Monastery is a must visit when you go to Lisieux. A warm and elderly lady greeted me at the door when I o...  more »
  • This is another must do in Lisieux. It's where St. Therese grew up. There's a little tour and a small gift shop at the end run by the local nuns. The tour was insightful and fun. 
  • After Carmel, the Buissonnets visit is a way to get closer to Sainte-Thérèse. We enter his intimacy, we are in connection with his experience, we can admire his toys, clothes. It's very touching.
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  • It was such a great experience to take a tour of the house that St. Therese of Lisieux lived in. You don't want to miss this if you ever visit! The gardens are wonderfully up-kept.
  • Great place of pilgrimage in the House of Saint Therese of the child Jesus ❤🌹
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  • Saint Therése❤️