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Abbaye de St-Wandrille is a Benedictine monastery in the commune of Saint-Wandrille-Rançon, founded by Wandregisel, or Saint Wandrille. This monastery attained a position of great importance and popularity for the fervor and learning of its monks, who once numbered over three hundred. When you visit this site, keep an eye out for items of unique interest, because the abbey was especially noted for its library and school, where letters, the fine arts, the sciences, and calligraphy were cultivated. A visit to Abbaye de St-Wandrille represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Saint-Wandrille-Rancon travel itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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Peu de choses à voir de cette abbaye si on ne fait pas de visite, encore faut-il savoir comment cela fonctionne, le panneau à l'entrée n'est pas spécialement clair dans ses explications...Alors nous a... more »Not much to see of this Abbey if we do not visit, to know how it works, the sign at the entrance is not especially clear in his explanations... Then we saw the ruins of the old Abbey Church and the new church which is open permanently. The shop as it opens at 14:30. She is busy, there is a large part of MONASTIC products, in addition to beer and wax (which is no longer manufactured on-site!)View original
Nous avons eu la chance de faire une visite guidée très instructive et qui permet de voir des espaces inaccessibles en visite libre. C'est une visite complémentaire de l'abbaye de Jumièges que l'on pe... more »We had the chance to do a very informative tour and which allows to see inaccessible spaces free visit. It's a follow-up visit of the Abbey of Jumièges, that can be done in the same day. Very rich store of books.View original
Le ruines de l'église sont en accès libre Comme le monastère est toujours en activité, il vaut mieux demander une visite guidée car cela permet de voir une partie de l'intérieur qui est royal . La bou... more »The ruins of the Church are free as the monastery is still in business, better ask a tour, because this allows to see a part of the Interior which is royal. The shop opposite the reception is fine. A walk along the river is from the parking near the wall.View original
Pilou123Quiet place for contemplation. I have done several retirement. Very interesting Abbey from the historical point of view. Are tours with a guide brother. Place to see once.View original
Matthieu PaquierFor the record Marc beer Mount of the Cats is brewed at the Abbey of Scourmont (Chimay), so in Belgium... It is marked on the label. The monk was so right!View original
Marc allemanThis February 19 a monk said on TV that his Abbey is the only BREW beer in France however the Abbey of Mount of the Cats near Bailleul in the North has brewed in around 1865. then after a stop resumed its production of Trappist beer!View original
Romain BornertIdeal place to retreat from the world time...View original
Mathieu MorsalinneI went last week and frankly I recommend the tour because this place is full of history 😊 for more I would recommend "the relay of the three vikings" guinguette very homely restaurant on Saint wandrille-rancon😊View original
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