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Thought provoking exhibition

This is quite easy to find, south east of Brest. The village has lovely streams and river valleys... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
Ian L
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Kent, United Kingdom
A bit pricy, but worth the detour

Let me start by saying that the abbey is located in a lovely, picturesque town of Brittany, and... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
ClaireL2929
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Quimper, France
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Jul 18, 2017
“Thought provoking exhibition”
Jul 25, 2016
“A bit pricy, but worth the detour”
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21 rue de l Eglise | Daoulas, Finistere, Bretagne, 29460, France
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

This is quite easy to find, south east of Brest. The village has lovely streams and river valleys. The Abbey is not now an Abbey but an art facility set within the well set out grounds. There were two exhibitions, one using photos of how...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ian L
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Let me start by saying that the abbey is located in a lovely, picturesque town of Brittany, and walking through its streets alone is worth it. Don't expect to visit an abbey per se - there is an abbey, but it's not what this site...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ClaireL2929
Reviewed July 5, 2016

The herb garden here is lovely - fairly compact, but well-planted, with a variety of unusual herbs, all labelled with names & uses and growing in a colourful profusion. They have also just set out an area of sloping borders & small lake, which will...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

We came here on the way elsewhere. There is very little to see of the abbey and apart from the herb garden the garden has a rather unkempt, uncared for feel - a great pity. The place is apparently being used as a backdrop for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed August 20, 2015

Costs 7 euros to get in for a small cloister and a tired garden. We called in as passing and were glad we didn't make a special trip. In and out in 10 minutes! One of the most costly sites we visited and certainly the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Ian E
Reviewed September 2, 2014

go there especially for the medicinal garden and the site of the old abbey quite a must in Daoulas a coupkle of interesting small churches in the village will also give you an insight of the art and craft of the time

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Marie V
Reviewed October 25, 2012

This abbey is worth a visit, as it presents a beautiful, old garden, well kept with many interesting plants. The medicinal garden is particularly interesting. The church to be visited in connection with the visit to the garden is very interesting and contains a special...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed September 25, 2012

This abbey is a real find. We went in July and the weather was fine. The grounds are beautiful and peaceful. The abbey itself is very pretty. A real feeling of the past. Great for the family. A great day out.

Date of experience: July 2012
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