The audacious abbey
Listed as an UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Abbey of Saint-Savin is a real treasure. Enjoy an unique visit, discovering the largest set of murals in Europe (11th-12th centuries) and an important laboratory of innovations over the centuries. Multimedia interpretation rooms, monks' cells, refectory, monastic garden, Abbot's home... : the abbey will reveal all its secrets ! Carried by audacity since its foundation, the Abbey of Saint-Savin continues to surprise...
Guided tours : a visit in french of the abbey with its history, its architecture and its murals will no longer hold any secrets for you !
With the digital tablet : experience an interactive trip to the Abbey of Saint-Savin ! With a touch pad, discover our new fun and educational visit, for an experience as close as possible to history.
For your own comfort during your visit and to guarantee your safety within the abbey, wearing a protective mask is compulsory during the entire visit. We also advise our visitors to come with their own headphones for the audio tours and digital tablet visits (possibilities to hire headphones and to buy a protective mask at the welcome desk).
In order to guarantee the global safety within the site, we deicided to initiate some measures according to the French Government's advices. The Abbey is open under usual conditions.
- A checking of your bags and luggages could be realised by the front office team
- Visit the site with luggages, included hand bags size, is forbidden
- Thank you very much for your understanding