Daily Archives: 10 February 2017

Castle of Meaulnes


Located at the edge of the Yonne in the territory of the commune of Cruzy-le-Châtel, not far from Thunder, Tanlay and Ancy-le-Franc, the castle of Meaulnes is a unique monument in France by the pentagonal shape of its plan, centered around a stair-well.

This Renaissance Castle was built in the second half of the sixteenth century by influential sponsors.

More information: http://www.maulnes.fr

The Abbey of Reigny


The Abbey of REIGNY, located in the commune of Vermenton, in Burgundy, was founded in 1128, by the Abbé Etienne of Toucy, monk of Clairvaux and under the authority of saint Bernard. Implanted in a frame exceptional by the Cure, land of counties of Auxerre and Nevers, the Abbey under the protection of Pope Eugene III in 1147 was very powerful and prosperous in the middle ages, she welcomed up to 300 monks.

More information: http://www.abbayedereigny.com/accueil/ | Tel: + 00 (33) 3 86 81 66 92