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Loads of history and architecture to see.

This year in August is the festival which only happens every 3 years, that celebrates the Abbey's... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2017
Anne G
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Crawley
Hidden gem

We were travelling through the area, spotted the abbey and decided to have a look around. Entry was... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2016
Rachael P
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Centre Culturel Place de l_Eglise, St Riquier, France
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

very easy to find free parking in the square lots of history attached to the area very nice people in the centre

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Interesting architecture and a very clear guide Not far from abbe ville in a great historic village Recommend eating in La Grange to complete your trip

Thank amienspaul
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Since I was going around northern France to visit the belfries there, I had to go to St.-Riquier too, and the abbey was a nice bonus opposite the belfry tower. If you are in the area by car, nothing should stop you from going here....More

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Reviewed June 28, 2017

This year in August is the festival which only happens every 3 years, that celebrates the Abbey's history. Wish I could be there.

Thank Anne G
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Driving along the rather quiet road (even by rural French standards) between Frevent and Abbeville, you descend a slight hill and, out of the blue, this massive edifice looms over a small village. It's out of all proportion to everything around it and is magnificent....More

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

We were travelling through the area, spotted the abbey and decided to have a look around. Entry was free so I wasn't expecting much but I was pleasantly surprised. It was as beautiful on the inside as it was on the outside. Definitely worth a...More

Thank Rachael P
Reviewed July 10, 2016

We wandered around the grounds and paid a few euros to watch the ballet. There was also an evening jazz concert and also opera later but most of all the building and grounds were breathtaking.

Thank Ess-Aitch
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Pulled into the front of the abbey and weren't quite sure if visitors welcome. Entry on right and even though I offered entry money, I received a receipt with zero on it and all my money back. Not sure why as I don't speak French...More

Thank Roalja
Reviewed April 30, 2016

The Abby is breathtakingly beautiful and awesome in its sense of history and timelessness. Well worth a visit and and a stroll around the ancient gardens and outer buildings quite magical.

Thank Bronwen A
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

The entrance is tucked away on the left side of the main facade . Abbaye is to the left on entry and gardens are to the right past some of the original walls . A pleasure to light real candles .

Thank Bernoise
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