Abbaye Maritime de Beauport

An Abbey located just above Paimpol ‘s cove
Historic site and monument ,  Abbey, Priory, Abbey church at Paimpol

Abbaye de Beauport© D. Halleux
Abbaye Maritime de Beauport© Abbaye Maritime de Beauport
Abbaye de Beauport©
Abbaye de Beauport© F. Leroyer
Abbaye Maritime de Beauport© Abbaye Maritime de Beauport
Abbaye Maritime de BeauportOlivier Le Roux
Abbaye Maritime de Beauport© CEL/Agrab
Abbaye Maritime de BeauportOlivier Durand
  • A lovely ecclesiastical landscape of rose gardens, fig trees, cider apple orchards and salt marshes in a sheltered harbour.

    Explore this maritime Abbey founded by the Prémonté order in 1202 in Paimpol’s cove. Built on high ground, it dominates the landscape, with breathtaking views of the sea and the Isle of Saint Riom! Six centuries of monastic history echo through the building, which later became a private residence. Stroll through the grounds and enjoy the views over marshland, moors, reed beds and pasture, plus the orchard collections, walled garden and cloisters. Access to all this has been made possible by way of their purchase in 1992 by coastal conservation organisation the ‘Conservatoire du littoral’. Since the association acquired the site, a number of archaeological excavations have taken place here and the Beauport site is now a non-transferable property that welcomes 150,000 visitors a year.
  • Spoken languages
    • English
  • Accepted customers
    • Individuals
    • Groups
Services
  • Activities
    • Children's workshop
    • Temporary exhibitions
Rates
Payment methods
  • Holiday cheques
  • Rates 2019
  • Standard rate - adult full price
    From 6 €
  • Group rate
    From 2,5 € to 6,5 €
  • Large family rate
    From 16 €
  • Reduce rate
    From 3,5 €
Openings
Openings
  • From March 1, 2019 until November 11, 2019
  • From December 21, 2019 until December 23, 2019
  • From December 26, 2019 until December 30, 2019
  • From January 2, 2020 until January 5, 2020
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