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The pilgrimage to celebrate the Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel takes place on 16thJuly. Avioth has been a place of pilgrimage since the early 12th century and this led to the building of the vast Church of Our Lady of Avioth. It is a masterpiece of Flamboyant Gothic architecture, built in the second half of the 13th century.Described as “lacework in stone”, the church isfamous for its "Recevresse", a small building in front of the church in which donations were placed. It is the only one of its kind in France. The "cathedral of the fields" has been a listed building since 1840 and a basilica church since 1993.Guided tour (interior and exterior): 45 mins.
Opening date(s) :
Open all yearde 09h00 à 18h00
Visit(s) : Tour lasts: 60 minutes
Type(s) of payment : Cash, Postal or bank cheques
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