© B. Voisin
Built in approximatley 800 AD, the oratory was part of a luxury Carolingian villa built by Theodulf, a leading intellectual who contributed to the Carolingian Renaissance, and special assistant to Charlemagne. The church contains a Carolingian mosaic made up of 130,000 small glass cubes. It is the only creation of its kind in France, on the one hand due to its incredible preservation having been only slightly altered during the restoration of the church, and on the other hand, because of its unique representation: an open Ark of the Covenant surrounded by angels.
Toute l'année Monday 08:30 - 19:00 - Tuesday 08:30 - 19:00 - Wednesday 08:30 - 19:00 - Thursday 08:30 - 19:00 - Friday 08:30 - 19:00 - Saturday 08:30 - 19:00 - Sunday 08:30 - 19:00 -
Languages of the visitsLanguages of the documentation
Pourquoi réserver ici ?
- RESPONSABLERéservation 100%
- ÇA COMPTE
- Full adult price (visite guidée d'1h) : 4,00€
- Free rate (enfant - 12 ans)
- Audioguide extra charge
Credit Card - Debit cards - Postal or bank cheques - Cash - Visa
Equipments and Services
- Picnic area
- Specific theme activities
To see also
You will like also
L'Aventure45110 - CHATEAUNEUF-SUR-LOIRE
5 bedrooms in a beautiful town house with a splendid garden, perfect harmony between city and nature. Ideally located between th...
Passeurs de Loire - the Alose45110 - SIGLOY
Leaving from Sigloy, the Passeurs de Loire offer you an authentic encounter with the river. Embark on a traditional boat for a t...
Saute Mouton Organic and Eductional Farm45510 - TIGY
Discover life on the farm through the seasons thanks to the visitor circuit and environmental awareness-raising activities. Mixe...