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Abbaye de Cluny  

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Founded in 910, the Abbey of Cluny radiated throughout Europe during the Middle Ages with its abbey church of extraordinary proportions: the "Maïor Ecclesia". The highest vaults in the Romanesque world still bear witness to this gigantism. The Farinier, built in the 13th century, is a witness to the daily life of the monastery and has kept its original framework. It now houses the capitals from the choir of the abbey church.
The cellar, in the lower part, is also accessible to the public.
Cluny Abbey renewed its grandeur in the 18th century with the complete reconstruction of the monastic buildings, which the monks only used for a few decades. In the immensity of the cloister and the galleries, the footsteps of the monks in procession still echo...

Discover the new digital tools at the abbey!
The film Maior Ecclesia is once again available in 3D Relief thanks to new generation projectors. The introductory area presents a projection of the main stages in the architectural history of the abbey (duration 8 min.). A video-mapping system covers part of the chapter house revealing the abbey church of the year 1000 and 3 augmented reality terminals are installed in the nave, in the transept and in the chapter house.

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Handicap : Hearing handicap , Mental handicap , Motor handicap , Sight handicap

Services : Shop

Opening / Closing : October to March: open daily from 9.30am to 5pm. April, May, June and September: open daily from 9.30am to 6pm. July and August: open every day from 9.30am to 7pm. Last access to the site, 45 minutes before closing time. Closed on 01/01, 01/05, 01/11, 11/11 and 25/12.

Groups accepted : yes

Maximum group : 40 ppl

Coach parking : yes

Speaking languages : French , English

Payment methods : Credit card , JCB card , Cheques and postal orders , Holiday vouchers , Cash , Eurocard - Mastercard , Visa

Prices 2022

Base rate - full rate adult : 9.5€ - 9.5€ - Pass Bernon - Abbey, Art and Archeology Museum

Gratuities : - Under 26

Group rate : 7.5€ - 7.5€
Other rate : 12€ - 12€

Abbaye de Cluny