The abbey was founded in the 12th century. It is listed as a Historic Monument and has been given the prestigious "Centre Culturel de Rencontres" label. It houses the collections and activities of the IMEC (Institut Mémoires de l'Edition Contemporaine). The large abbey library provides researchers a peace environment, while the farmyard, gardens, tithe barn and press are the venue for events, symposia, exhibitions and research and writing residences.

Further information

  • Free tour


From Friday 01 January to Friday 31 December
Tuesday Open from 14h to 18h
Wednesday Open from 14h to 18h
Thursday Open from 14h to 18h
Friday Open from 14h to 18h
Saturday Open from 14h to 18h
Sunday Open from 14h to 18h

Le site et les jardins sont accessibles du mardi au dimanche de 14h à 18h. Expositions temporaires : du mercredi au dimanche, de 14h à 18h.


  • Gratuities

Proposed services


  • Auditorium
  • Fully equipped meeting room
  • Free parking


  • Library