Discover La Sauve-Majeure Abbey listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site!
This Benedictine Abbey, masterpiece of Romanesque art of 12th century, let discover remarkable sculpted capitals. From the top of its bell-tower, you can enjoy a remarkable view.
Built between the 11th and 13th centuries and famed for its capitals, the Abbey features outstanding examples of sculpture and architectural remains.
A landscape from another time. Set around a large meadow and majestic trees, the Abbey, open to the elements, stands in over 200 hectares of grounds enclosed by a surrounding wall.
In the heart of the Entre-deux-Mers region. Between Garonne and Dordogne, the Abbey takes its name from the Silva Major or "great forest".
WITH 72-HOUR BORDEAUX METROPOLE CITYPASS
full price: €6 and reduced price: €5
Open all year round.
Closed for public holidays.
Services & equipments, comfort
Specific themed events
- From 01/06/2019 until 30/09/2019
- Open daily
- From 10h00 to 13h15 until 14h00 to 18h00
- From 01/10/2019 until 31/12/2019
- From 10h30 to 13h00 until 14h00 to 17h30
- Closed on Monday
- 14 rue de l'Abbaye
- 33670 LA SAUVE
More than 30 minutes by car from Bordeaux
- +33 5 56 23 01 55
Accessible to disabled people