Graville Abbey, a masterpiece in Normandy

Rue de l'Abbaye, 76600 Le Havre, Francia

Simona Bertolaso

Le Havre

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Luoghi religiosi
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Inglese
Facility
Food, Tickets, Equiphment

Description

Considered to be a masterpiece of the Romanesque art in Normandy, Graville abbey underwent several periods of construction since the eleventh century. Guillaume Malet de Graville, who was victorious during the Hastings battle alongside William the Conqueror, as well as his descendants, invested their fortune in preserving the riches of this monument. It became a museum en 1926.

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