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OPENING TIMES

Season (15th June till 30th Sept)
Open everyday from 10h to 19h.
Out of season (30th Sept- 1st April)
Open everyday 14h to 18h from Monday till Saturday and 11h till 17 h on Sundays and public holidays.
Mid season (1st April - 15th June)
Open everyday, from 14h till 18h in the week and from 10h till 18h the weekends and public holidays.

Closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

VISITOR PRICES

Adults ………...………………………………………………......................7,90 €
Children with parents, unemployed, handicapped……………............5,80 €
Students (free entry for accompanying professors/teachers)…..............3,00 €
Adult groups of 20 people or more (visit+tasting)…..............................7,00 €

Without reservation you cannot be guaranteed entry for the weekend of the "Patrimonie" in mid-September.

The tickets for the Abbey enable you to:
*A guided visit of the Abbey (approx. 1 hour), or a guide book with visitor information in the language needed - available languages: English, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian.
*A tasting of the domain wines, one of the oldest in Languedoc.
*THE BOOKSTORE, which holds a large variety of guides on the Abbey in general, the Cisterciens, the Monks, plants, the wine and all that relates to the Abbey.
*THE GRAPE CONSERVATORY, which demonstrates the different variety which go into the making of our wines and produce our Bio wines.
*THE PORTER HOUSE, created in the 13th Century, (at the it was the Chapel and Museum and housed the groundskeeper and visitors to the Abbey).
*THE MEDIEVAL GARDEN which holds a variety of vegetables, fruit trees and medicinal plants used by the Monks in the Middle Ages.
*TEMPORARY EXPOSITIONS, the Abbey often holds expositions, either painting or other themes which are open to viewing without extra cost during the course of a visit. Our visitors often like to stay onsite for a couple of hours to get the most out of the visit.

GROUPS:

Reservation is necessary either by fax, email or post. Our email address is info@valmagne.com.

RESTAURANT BROTHER NONENQUE

within 30 meters of the Abbey and open in season (15th June till 30th Sept) everyday from midday and Thursday nights for public concerts - light meals from 19h to 20h, and Friday nights: tapas and wine tasting from 18h till 22h.Saturday nights by reservation.
Out of season (30th Sept- 1st April) open every Sunday at midday and also during public holidays.
Mid season (1st April- 15th June) open every Sunday at midday and also during public holidays.
For group reservations the Restaurant is open all year round. For more information and to book a group call on +33 (0)4 67 78 13 64 or email auberge@valmagne.com.

HOW TO FIND US

The Abbey can be found on the D5 in between Montagnac and Villeveyrac and just north of Meze.
By motorway: From Nîmes exit signed Sète, then follow Mèze and at the second roundabout take the right towards the Abbey which will be approx. 8kms down that route.
From Béziers exit signed Agde then follow Pézenas then Montagnac. Once through Montagnac follow towards Villeveyrac and the Abbey will be approx. 7 km down that route.
Free parking, no security, next to the entrance of the Abbey for the buses and visitors. We recommend that you don't leave any valuable objects inside your vehicle as the Association doesn't take any responsibility in case of damage or theft to any objects or vehicles in the Abbey parking.