Ownership of the General Council of Tarn-et-Garonne, Abbey Belleperche reveals the charm of its vast halls. Established in 1143 on the bank of the Garonne, rebuilt on huge retaining walls in the thirteenth century, it was one of the three richest Cistercian monasteries of the South. Rebuilt again in the eighteenth century, it offers today its imposing majesty and provides a forum at the Museum of tableware.
Through the exhibition "The table is set!", Discover the laid tables and a rich collection services, dishes, plates, glasses, cutlery sets, porcelain, earthenware, crystal, silver and other metals, and see how each era lived usability of the table.
Upstairs in the huge gallery of the old hotel, and tea lovers of beautiful objects will marvel at the fabulous collection, unique in Europe, Chinese teapots sandstone Yiwing the sixteenth century to the present.
Booklets free games: 3-5 years, 6-8 years, 9-12 years and degree of the "small expert" to win, several business themes to choose fromshaded parking, accessibility strollers on the ground floor, water fountain enlibre access.
Opening of 2 May to 30 September, Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 18pm, Sunday 14h-18h, closed on Monday and Sunday morning.
October 1 to April 30, Tuesday to Friday 14h-17h, weekends by appointment for groups of 5 persons.
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GPS coordinates : lat. 43° 59' 41" - long. 1° 7' 35" 43.9946 1.1265
- Coach parking
- Private car park
- Educational workshop