Gothic - Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

Abbaye de Saint Amant de Boixe

Description

Welcome to the abbey of St Amant de Boixe!

This former and ancient Benedictine abbey, founded by the counts of Angoulême, a jewel of Romanesque architecture, is open to the public and presents Romanesque art in a playful and interactive way. Every year numerous cultural events are organized. English tape guides are available at the information desk, included in the price.

Spoken languages

  • English
  • French

Themes

  • Religious heritage
  • Abbey

Services / Comfort

  • Educational visits
  • Guided tours
  • Pets welcome
  • Room hire
  • Shop
  • Tour free of charge
  • Tourist brochures
  • Tourist information
  • Wi-fi

Pets accepted

Equipements

  • Picnic area
  • Auditorium
  • Toilets
  • Exhibition space
  • Car park
  • Meeting room
  • Parking

Opening

From 23/01 to 31/05/2022
Opening hours on Monday, Saturday and Sunday between 2 pm and 5.30 pm. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 2 pm and 5.30 pm.

From 01/06 to 31/08/2022
Opening hours daily between 10 am and 12.30 pm and between 2 pm and 6.30 pm.

From 01/09 to 23/12/2022
Opening hours on Monday, Saturday and Sunday between 2 pm and 5.30 pm. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday between 10 am and 12 pm and between 2 pm and 5.30 pm.

Prices and means of payment

Full price: 5 €
Reduced price: 3.50 €.

Free entry for children < 18 years.

Location

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Environment

  • Village centre

Things to see

Tours available in :

  • French

Individual visits

  • Unguided individual tours available permanently
  • Guided individual tours on request

Group visits

  • Unguided group tours available permanently
  • Guided group tours on request

Address

Abbaye de Saint Amant de Boixe

Le bourg
Place de l'Abbaye
16330 Saint-Amant-de-Boixe

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