The site overlooking the village since the 12th century comprises a cloister with a rare collection of 15th century murals.
The permanent exhibition "From History to Art, sacred Heritages in the Abondance Valley" invites visitors to discover the religious heritage of the valley through the collection of liturgical objects and clothing.
The temporary exhibition of this summer 2018 will be will be a photo exhibition: "The choice of silence, glances on the monastic life".

Family Game "Enquiry at the Abbey": theft at the Abbey! Investigate l like real detectives.


  • From May 1st to June 30th 2018, open every day from 9.30am to 12pm and from 2pm to 6pm.
  • In July and August, every day from 9:30am to 12:30pm and from 2pm to 6pm.
  • In October, Monday to Friday, from 2pm to 5pm.
  • Annual closure from November 1st to December 23rd 2018


From July 9th to August 31st, Monday to Friday at 2:30 pm. 4 people minimum. Duration 1h15


Adult € 5, reduced price € 4 (family, student, disabled person, job seeker), free for children under 8 years old.
Supplement commented visit: adult 2.50 €. 6-18 years 2 €, free for children under 6 years old.
Duet ticket with "Maison du Fromage" cultural centre: € 7.50 (free visits).

Reduced rates in summer with the "Multi Pass" card.

Reception of the groups all the year on reservation (possibility of duet ticket with the "Maison du Fromage' cultural centre).

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Download the leaflet of the Abondance Abbey

Abondance Abbey
Chef-lieu BP 01, 74360 ABONDANCE
Tel. + 33 (0)4 50 81 60 54 / abbaye.abondance@orange.fr