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Address: Grammont | Saint Prouant, 85110, La Roche-sur-Yon, France
Phone Number: +33 2 51 66 47 18
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Founded in the late 12th century under the leadership of Richard the Lion...

Founded in the late 12th century under the leadership of Richard the Lion Heart, this priory of the Order of Grandmont is one of the best preserved in France: chapel, chapter house, kitchen, serving hatch and common room are remarkable.The set combines the purity of the stone bare and best technology museum.

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Very tranquil and well preserved monument. It was well lit and signposted. The chapel was stunning. There was plenty of items to keep you interested.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 September 2016
Andrzej S
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La Roche-sur-Yon, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very tranquil and well preserved monument. It was well lit and signposted. The chapel was stunning. There was plenty of items to keep you interested.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2013

This at first appears to be yet another old building, not particularly prepossesing, rather remote and with few external features of great attraction. However, inside it has a mystic quality of great peace and refection. The best way to experience it is at one of the concerts arranged by Friends of Grammont who provide a warm welcome to a small... More 

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