Abbey of Sorde Culture and Congress Centres in Sorde-l'Abbaye

Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday 02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
  • Tuesday 02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
  • Wednesday 02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
  • Thursday 02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
  • Friday 02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed

Opens at 02:00 pm

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Useful information

  • Chemin Saint Jacques de Compostelle
  • Unesco
  • Monument Historique
  • OT Pays d'Orthe et Arrigans

Location : In the countryside

Province : Landes South coast

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  • Entertainment
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  • English
    • Sorde Abbey offers a rich cultural program in the prestigious setting of its monumental ruins.

      From April to October, discovery workshops under the aegis of artists and craftsmen are open to all amateurs, young people and adults. This year, calligraphy, pottery, illumination, wood and stone sculpture, ceramics and stained glass are in the spotlight. Half-day workshops or three-day course depending on the discipline. Reservations are strongly recommended as these workshops are in high demand!

      In July and August, the current scene invests the cloister: make way for shows and concerts at night ! On the program: Afro Social Club (Afrobeat), the Cie Le Liquidambar (puppets), the Cie Androphyne (contemporary dance), Orbel 5trip Hop), Soll Hess & The Boom Doom Revue (cartoon rock concert), L'homme à la tête de lion (BD-Concert with Splendor in the glass). A snack on site is available from 7:30 p.m. to start these evenings off right!


      Check out our events here!

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Traveller Reviews Abbey of Sorde

4.5 sur 5 52 reviews

  • "More to this place than meets the eye."

    4 / 5 Reviews posted by Claire P (United Kingdom) on 15/09/2017

    The very old abbey church olds some secrets. There are wonderful roman mosaics to be seen behind the altar as it was built over a roman villa. The old Roman baths and further mosaics are to be...

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  • "Very beautiful place, but you need to speak french."

    4 / 5 Reviews posted by Robolasse (Horsens, Denmark) on 26/07/2017

    The place is really beautiful, and it's best to go on the guided tour which takes you down below to the tunnels. The problem is the lack of English by the guide (which seemed very competent) and the...

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  • "beautiful site but little to see unless you go on the guided tour which i suspect is much better"

    3 / 5 Reviews posted by Claire C (Sydney, Australia) on 06/06/2016

    we did not go on the guided tour because we would have had to wait nearly 1 hour for it to start so we decided to visit the site on our won. little left to see and the modern exhibition inside the...

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Ride around

GR 655 De Sorde à Arancou

GR 655 De Sorde à Arancou
GR 655 De Sorde à Arancou

21 m - Sorde-l'Abbaye

Walking

Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye

Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye
Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye

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Walking

Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye

Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye
Parcours découverte à Sorde-l'Abbaye

45 m - Sorde-l'Abbaye

Walking

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Abbey of Sorde

Address

232 place de l'Église
40300 Sorde-l'Abbaye

Contacts

Phone : 05 58 73 09 62

GPS coordinates

43° 31'44.37"N, 1° 3'16.58"W

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