Abbaye De Saint-savin9 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Place de la Liberation, 86310 Saint-Savin, France, Châtellerault
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +33-549843000
- Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids
Since its establishment in 1983, Abbey Church of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe was recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This Roman Catholic Church houses an art gallery where you can find various murals of eleventh and twelfth centuries. It houses a mausoleum where you can find the graves of St Cyprian and St Savin. You can find some glimpses of the decorated frescoes which display the life history of the said martyr brothers. You can find that some scaled columns are provided support to the vaulted nave of the church. You can find separated transept, choir and nave inside its building. Abbey Church of Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe houses an 80m high stone spire which comprises the bell tower.
How to Reach Abbaye De Saint-savin
- Rented car/taxi