The foundation

What is the purpose of the Foundation of Lucerne abbey ?

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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

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

Our document :

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Opened from the 31st March 2018

Open every day except on Sunday morning and on special services morning (mass at 11am)

From the 31st march to 30th September : 10-12am // 2-6.30pm (5pm in march)

The abbey is open during the holidays of All Saints (from 20/10 to 04/11) : 10-12am // 2-5pm and during Christmas holiday from 22nd to 31st December : 10-12am // 2-5pm.
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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