The foundation

What is the purpose of the Foundation of Lucerne abbey ?

According to its statutes approved by decree of Minister of interior on the 18th of december 1981, the Foundation of Lucerne abbey aims at the preservation alive of the cultural, architectural, liturgical and spiritual heritage of Normandy and more specially the Lucerne abbey, at the same vocation imposing upon the fortified castle of Pirou when this one was brought in his turn in donation to the Foundation.

The Foundation has, due to its statutes, for mission to assure the maintenance, the management, the restoration as well as the animation of the heritage which it holds.

Presentation of the Foundation

The Foundation of Lucerne abbey can also collect donations and bequests, tax deductible by individuals and companies.

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Opened from the 1st April 2020

Open every day except on Sunday morning and on special services morning (mass at 11.15 am)

From the 1st April to 30th September : 10 am-12 pm // 2-6.30 pm

The abbey is open during the holidays of All Saints (from 17/10 to 01/11) : 10 am-12 pm // 2-5 pm and during Christmas holiday from 19th to 31st December : 10 am-12 pm // 2-5 pm.
Closed on December 25th, all the day.
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On the historic road of Norman abbeys, Lucerne abbey is located in the bay of Mont-Saint-Michel at the center of the triangle Avranches - Granville - Villedieu-Les-Poêles.


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Mentions légales | Partners of the abbey | Visit the fortified castle of Pirou | Lapilazuli création site internet evreux |