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At the heart of sightseeing in Normandy

The Norman Roman abbey of Saint Georges de Boscherville is a tourist site offering a variety of tours - unguided, guided or with an audio guide (free of charge - 6 languages available).

12 km from Rouen along the "Val de Seine" and "abbey" route, once inside the gates of this Benedictine monument you can see its abbey church, its chapter house, its monastic building and its French-style gardens.


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Association Touristique
de l'Abbaye Romane
(Roman Abbey Tourist Association)

12 route de l'Abbaye
76840 Saint Martin de Boscherville
Tél. : +33(0)2 35 32 10 82
Fax : +33(0)2 35 34 97 54

Access to the contact page

 In 2014,
900 years of history await you at St George de Boscherville Abbey

For further information, visit our website.

"Exploration" trails
Come and explore the mysteries...

The abbey

More information: exploration trails

If you go on the unguided tour, there are boards all along the trail tracing the history of the site:

  • The abbey church and the 12th century chapter house
  • The late 17th century monastic monument
  • The 13th century Tancarville family chapel
  • The French-style gardens
  • The panoramic view over the Seine Valley
  • Temporary exhibitions

"Themed" tours
Let us show you the way...

Column capital

More information: themed tours

We offer you the chance to explore the abbey by going on themed tours:

  • The role of an abbey in medieval times
  • The monks’ everyday lives
  • Norman Roman art
  • Artistic architecture: Roman, Gothic and classical
  • An introduction to gardening
  • Scents and colours
  • Drawing in the garden

Educational trails
Tell me a story...

Chapter room

More information: educational trails

Hello, my name is Brother Benedict and I’m going to be taking you on a tour around my abbey.

Sidonie the salamander is an animal which looks rather like a lizard. She’s hiding in the abbey - see if you can find where! To help you, I’ll be giving you some clues, telling you stories and asking you questions...

Trail for children aged 7 to 12, unguided tour.

Saint Georges de Boscherville abbey is a historic monument and has been awarded the "Normandy Quality Tourism" and "Remarkable Gardens" labels. It is also listed on "Norman abbeys – historic route".

Tourism professionals, check out the packages we and our partners have to offer!

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