Belleperche Abbey - Museum Tableware

Description

Propriété du Conseil Général de Tarn-et-Garonne, l'abbaye de Belleperche dévoile le charme de ses vastes salles
Property of the General Council of Tarn-et-Garonne, the Abbey of Belleperche reveals the charm of its vast rooms. Installed in 1143 on the bank of the Garonne, rebuilt on huge supporting walls in the 13th century, it was one of the three richest Cistercian monasteries of the South. Rebuilt again in the 18th century, today it unveils its imposing majesty and houses the museum of tableware.Through the exhibition "The table is set!", discover the tables set with a rich collection of services, dishes, plates, glasses, cutlery, porcelain, faience, crystal, silver and other metals, and see how each era lived the pleasures of the table.On the upper floor, in a huge gallery of the old hotel, lovers of tea and beautiful objects will marvel at the fabulous collection, unique in Europe, Chinese Yiwing sandstone teapots from the 16th century to the present day.Free game booklets: 3-5 years old, 6-8 years old, 9-12 years old and diploma of the "little expert" to win. Several themes of visit to choose from.Services :Shaded parkingPush-chairs access on the ground floorFree access to the water fountainOpening times : 2nd May to 30th September, from Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 6pm, Sunday 2pm-6pm, Closed on Monday and Sunday morning.From 1st October to 30th April,from Tuesday to Friday 2pm-5pm,The weekend by appointment for groups from 5 people.Click HERE to take a virtual tour of the Monk's Fountain

Spoken languages : French

Opening

From 01/03/2021 to 05/02/2022, daily between 10 am and 6 pm.

Equipement & services

  • Car park
  • Coach parking
  • Private parking
  • Handicrafts workshops

Location

Belleperche Abbey - Museum Tableware
Route De Belleperche
 82700 Cordes-Tolosannes

Route & access

05 63 95 62 75

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