Abbeys and monasteries

Museum Sacred Art

Museum of Sacred Art and Benedictine libary.

Musée d’Art Sacré et Bibliothèque bénédictine. Housed in the south wing of the old Benedictine abbey, which is also home to the 18’h-century Benedictine library, this museum aims to highlight religious art in Meuse through pieces on loan from towns and villages as well as Meuse itself.
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The World Centre for Peace (Centre Mondial de la des Libertes et des Droits de l’Homme)

Centre mondial de la Paix - Verdun
  • Jun 12, 2018
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The World Centre for Peace, Liberty and Human Rights (Centre Mondial de la Paix, des Libertes et des Droits de l’Homme) is housed in the luxurious archbishop’s palace in Verdun, described by Saint-Simon in his memoirs, as the most splendid such palace in the whole of France. read more

Orval Abbey

  • Aug 15, 2017
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Orval Abbey (Abbaye Notre-Dame d’Orval) is a Cistercian monastery founded in 1132 in the Gaume region of Belgium and is located in Villers-devant-Orval, part of Florenville in the province of Luxembourg. The abbey is well known for its history and spiritual life but also for its local production of the Trappist beer Orval and a specific cheese.
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Felis silvestris Verdun Vaucouleurs open air festival WW I Festival cartonist Domrémy Alain Fournier Luxembourg St. Hilaire Duzey Amel writer Sivry-sur-Meuse Vittarville bunker Mont-devant-Sassey august Metz apples Charleville-Mézières Azannes Vaux Café Luzy-St.Martin Montfaucon-d'Argonne Beaulieu-en-Argonne nature monument Mortemart fortification old crafts victory fort Louppy-sur-Loison Bayonets vineyard Street Art Festival beekeeping Stenay biologic painter Jean-Claude Servais City tour webcam Village felt modern art monuments first wordwar designer first word war Orval Villy-la-Ferté Bar-le-Duc Castle open air museum Kaisertunnel palais hill first world war Camp Germans beer Chassepierre Damvillers chapel Harbour ossuary Port Montsec bird Velosnes attraction parc hermitage wildcat Saint-Mihiel Marville american bus Christmas Marguerre walking Raccoon Jules Bastien-Lepage wine Esnes sacred art les epargnes destroyed woods Vauqouis Doulcon Princerie centre mondial Lachalade wash-house Romagne-sous-Montfaucon hiking Avioth Merovingian Vauban lavoir cemetry wood boot trip lac madine Dun-sur-meuse mai cemetery villages Torgny Boat Montmédy Merovingers vieux metiers concrete village Meuse-Argonne basilica Saint Hilaire Nautic video roe deer Fresnois Mort Homme Rimbaud lake Mouzon bees Walfroy abbey bike Dun-Haut rental Barrois Sedan Battlefields château Honey Buzzard marionettes Americain Charmois trench Meuse church monestry canons world war I sculpure Montmédy-Haut Muzeray Othe deer Joan of Arc Haute chevauchée Belgium fountain puppets Dagobert Mouzay fox Douaumont Villécloye Calcareous grassland ligne 14-18 Merovigian museum Nature Reserve cow fleamarket beef september butte farm honey river Liny-devant-dun walk Ipoustéguy view peace center Dagobert II storks destroyed village moderne kunst citadel