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Abbaye de Lagrasse

4 Rive Gauche, 11220, Lagrasse, France
+33 4 68 43 15 99
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Very interesting visit

A glimpse of a very old Abbey with new and ongoing restoration work. They have recently uncovered... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
roquefort3
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Walk through history

I had been here before on a special private tour! I took my friend for her visit. There are now... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Larryandtoniya
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4 Rive Gauche, 11220, Lagrasse, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A glimpse of a very old Abbey with new and ongoing restoration work. They have recently uncovered traces of the Carolingian era church. Atmospheric, the site is tucked in a valley with a view onto the Corbieres. Part of the Abbey is now a religious...More

Thank roquefort3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had been here before on a special private tour! I took my friend for her visit. There are now translations in English that make the visit more meaningful for non-French speakers. Also, I would recommend walking through the cemetery across the road .

Thank Larryandtoniya
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The abbey looks great from outside, but the inside contains mainly empty rooms. The video on its history was in French with Spanish subtitles-no good if you only speak English. The various rooms do have info in English. 20 minutes is enough to see everything....More

Thank mini_d51
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We were disappointed with the Abbaye de Largesse. On the plus side we visited in the afternoon when there were few tourists and it was cool. On the down side, we visited during the week when only part of the abbey was open. The gardens...More

Thank Whitebeard83
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Overall an interesting place . They are still restoring it and somehow they managed to over restored some rooms and it looks a bit Disney like ...

Thank paolok66
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We enjoyed this beautiful abbey that runs along the Orbieu River in the medieval town of Lagrasse. If you are concerned about entry fees skip the public paid part and just see the part that is run by the monks...much nicer. Access for tickets to...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 30 September 2016

A peaceful setting alongside the river, this abbey is worth a visit after wandering through the old village of Lagrasse and crossing the old stone bridge.

Thank Maharg2013
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The building and associated history were particularly interesting but access to some parts of the building were restricted due to restoration works. The entrance fee was reduced accordingly but would like to visit again when fully accessible. The town of Lagrasse was interesting with some...More

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is a totally charming building in a delightful town. The architechture and heritage are fascinating there is a lovly bookshop and tea rooms at the entrance

1  Thank Jan W
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This Abbey is divided into 2 parts a council owned bit with a lovely cafe in the entrance and grounds worth a coffe stop. However the 4 euros to look inside I felt was hardly worth it, but the actual working Abbey adjoining which only...More

Thank billandjohorton
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