Abbey Saint-Etienne - Marmoutier
One of the most remarkable monuments in Alsace. Romanesque facade (beginning of the 12th c.), nave and narthex (13th c.), Pietà (15th c.), pulpit in stone (1561); Silbermann organ (1710), rose-window (18th c.). Archeological crypt under the transept and the choir (entrance in the right transept), unique example of remains, showing the complete history of successive abbey-churches in Marmoutier dating back to the Merovingian, Carolingian and Ottonian eras.
Explanations and description displayed on boards. Exhibition of the excavated objects : sarcophagi (with a rare hollowed trunk)... Guided visits for groups all year by appointment. Duration : 1,30 hr.
8 Place du Général de Gaulle
Tél : +33 3 88 91 80 47
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Type of site to visit: Religious site
Package visits offered: Free visit, Self-guided visit with documents in French, Visit with educational sheets/pack, Guided tour for groups, Guided tour for groups with reservation
Opening hours: From January to April, end of October, November and December:
From 9 am to 11:30 am and from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
From May to mid-October:
From 9 am to 6 pm.