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The Abbey of Beaulieu-en-Rouergue

An abbey that lives up to its name

Heritage and modern art

Currently closed for renovation. Reopening in June 2022.

Modern meditation

A Cistercian abbey. Founded in 1144 by the Bishop of Rodez, the Abbey of Notre-Dame de Beaulieu was built in the Cistercian style.

Nestled in the Seye Valley, the buildings feature thoughtful furnishings and simple, clean-lined décor.

You can find there Contemporary heritage and art. Abandoned during the French Revolution, the abbey was saved from ruin in the 1950s by Geneviève Bonnefoi and Pierre Brache. Their collection of contemporary artworks has given the monument fresh cultural direction.


When to visit ?

Monument currently closed for works, reopening in June 2022.


  • Full price: 6€ (€)
  • Reduced price : 5€ (€)
  • Group price (from 20 people) : 5€.

free entrance

  • Under 18s (families and school groups excluded)
  • 18-25 years old (European Union citizens and non-European legal residents in the European Union)
  • Disabled persons and their companions
  • Jobseekers, on presentation of a certificate of less than 6 months
  • Culture Card – ICOM Card
  • Education Pass