The Sainte-Gaubuge priory was originally a hamlet, which is very well preserved. All the houses are located around the priory. The church building dates from the 13th, 15th and 18th century. The canons of St. Denis are at the origin of the most beautiful architecture sites. Rich carved decorations (13th and 15th century), the house of the prior has magnificent chimneys listed (15th century), and the vaults (13th century) are worth of seeing. Guided tours are available.

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Founded: 11th century
Category: Religious sites in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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Pascal D (2 years ago)
A découvrir. Une région riche en forêts.
Jean-Paul Levieux (2 years ago)
Écomusée très bien reconstitué : les différents métiers présentés ont été bien étudiés. Très bonne sortie pédagogique pour les enfants qui n'ont pas connu le monde rural du 19eme et début du 20eme siècle. La visite du prieuré est magnifique avec tous ses bâtiments annexes et complète les informations données au musée.
Joseph Schwarzbach (2 years ago)
Magnifique prieuré et musée très intéressant pour tous les âges. Nous avons eu la chance de pouvoir assister à une démonstration de la récolte du miel suivie d’une dégustation et ce fut une expérience à la fois fascinante et conviviale.
Virtual Boy (2 years ago)
Écomusée intéressant car de nombreux objets du temps jadis sont présentés. Par contre la visite du Prieuré est très décevante. Une étape pas forcément indispensable.
jacky basseville (2 years ago)
Retour en arrière, de merveilleuses images reviennent. Pour apprécier les lieux profiter des journées de démonstration. De quoi beaucoup apprendre et de voir l'évolution technologique...produire une roue de chariot, un tonneau... les outils utilisés une merveille.
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