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Abbey of La Clarté-Dieu

Abbey of La Clarté-Dieu / Abbaye de La Clarté-Dieu [Private Owner]

Cultural Route
  • European Route of Cistercian Abbeys
Country
  • France
Member Category
  • Other
  • Heritage Site
Member Status
Individual
Year of Accession to Membership
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Contact Details
Abbaye de la Clarté-Dieu (Abbey of La Clarté-Dieu)
FR-37370 Saint-Paterne-Racan

Tel: 33 (0)2 47 29 39 91
Website: www.abbayeclartedieu.com
Email: abbayeclartedieu[at]gmail.com
Contact Person
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Main Town/Region
Saint-Paterne-Racan (Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire)
Site Town/Region
Saint-Paterne-Racan (Indre-et-Loire, Centre-Val de Loire)
Main GPS Location
47.601283, 0.455261
Site GPS Location
47.601283, 0.455261
UNESCO World Heritage List
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European Heritage Label
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Other Heritage Labels
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Description
The Abbey of La Clarté-Dieu is a former Cistercian monastery founded in 1240. After the French Revolution, the Abbey was sold as national property, converted into a farmer and partially spoiled. Today the complex is open to visits and events.
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