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Fontenay Abbey
Montbard 21500

Phone: 03 80 92 15 00
Fax: 03 80 92 16 88

GPS coordinates :
N 47° 38' 22.6" , E 4° 23' 21.57"

- 5 km from Montbard TGV station (Paris - Montbard: 66 minutes). Taxis and Bike rental available: check FAQ

- By the A6 motorway (exit Bierre-les-Semur): 80 km from Dijon and 250 km from Paris

Fees include visit of the Abbey, its gardens and the lapidary museum.
Entrance fee may change - Please check this Internet site before your visit.

Individual Rates Open Tour Guided Tour
• Standard Rate
10,00 € 12,50 €
• Below 26yr* and unemployed*
7,00 € 7,90 €
• Large Family - Adult*
8,80 € 11,00 €
• Large Family – below 26yr*
5,70 € 6,80 €
• 3rd kid and after*
2,10 € 3,10 €

Group rates (15 people minimum)
Open tour
• Standard Rate
8,80 €
• Below 26yr* and unemployed*
5,70 €
• Schools 5,70 €

Guided Tour for Groups: please contact us on our contact page

You may either visit by yourself in which case a explanatory map is provided to each visitor in the group, or visit with your own guide, or with a guide from Fontenay (reservation needed).

Free entrance:
School Groups: free entrance for 1 adult for 15 students.
Associations, tour operator, student groups (below 26yr): free entrance for the guide and the bus driver.

* Please note that a proof will be requested

Porterie de l'abbaye de Fontenay


(For more Useful Information, please check FAQ)

The Abbey is open every day of the year (not weekly closing):

Please note that the last tickets are sold 30 minutes before closing time.

From November 12th 2018 to April 5th 2019
Open from 10am to 12pm and from 2pm to 5pm (no guided tours).

From April 6th 2019 to November 11th 2019
Open tours from 10am to 6pm or guided tours at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 13:45pm, 14:45pm, 4pm, and 5pm
(closing time 6pm).

- Opening times may change in low season - Please check this Internet site for updates before scheduling your visit
- Photographs (without tripod) and amateur movies allowed.

- Singing and drawing need prior agreement.

- Binoculars prohibited.

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