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 winter is situated in the long corridor to the town hall: Vendre au marché".  

Activities for families available. 


  • From 24th December to 30th April : open from Monday to Friday, 2pm-5pm. Closed on 25th December and 1st January.
  • In may : open everyday 9:30am – 12pm & 2pm-6pm.


From 24th Dec to 4th Jan, from 11th Feb to 8th March,  from 8th Apr to 3rd May: 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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Abondance Abbey
Chef-lieu BP 01, 74360 ABONDANCE
Tel. + 33 (0)4 50 81 60 54 /