Ronceray Abbey

Angers, France

Situated on the northern side of the city, across the River Maine from the main old town area of the city, this delightful abbey is one of the most historic ecclesiastical buildings in the area and a fine example of Anjou architecture. The building has for many centuries served as a place of worship and religious observance. The structure has benefited from a series of overhauls in the last few hundred years, making it a fascinating place to stroll around.

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Founded: 1060-1119
Category: Religious sites in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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www.afranceattraction.com

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Chris GOUJON (2 years ago)
Located on the other side of the Maine, La Doutre is worth a visit! Discover this old neighborhood a little more unknown and away from the center. Saint Jean Hospital, Ronceray Abbey, parks and gardens! To do absolutely!
Didier Maine (2 years ago)
Very original exhibition... real special atmosphere and the facilitators are very welcoming, very attentive, perfect.
Barbara Lounis (2 years ago)
Very nice exhibition!!!
Maximilien Chambolle (4 years ago)
This place is worth a detour 23 times
Jean-Louis Pasteur (4 years ago)
Beautiful area
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