Our reception team speaks French ans English


Opening times

– From 1st February to 31st March,open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
– From 1st April to 1st November,open from 10 a.m.to 6.30 p.m.
– From 2nd November to 23rd December,open from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Opening times subject to change
Group visits possible outside opening times, by reservation.
Last access 30 mins before closing.


Prices

Visit of the monument
€ 7 / € 4.50
Children under 12 : free

Reduced rate to 12-25 year olds, students, jobseekers, RSA beneficiaries, disabled people, holders of the Pass’Noirlac, the CEZAM card, holders of an entrance ticket to Valençay castle, holders of the Jacques Cœur route pass, the guide du routard, Crédit Agricole members, MGEN members, SNCF travellers who arrive at Orval station less than 24 hours before their visit.


The Pass’Noirlac, priced at €20 gives free access to visits of the monument
and a reduced rate on the various events of the season.


Free visit to the monument for young people enrolled
in the Yep’s scheme and one accompanying adult.


Free access to visits and events in the abbey for young people aged 15 to 18,
holders of the culture pass within the limit of the credit available.


Discover Noirlac at your own pace (1 hour)

Discover Noirlac Abbey on one of our self-guided visits (1h).  With a leaflet available in 6 languages (F, D, ES, EN, I, NL) and in Braille, you’ll be able to roam around freely at your own pace.
Download the tour guide in English

With the family visit booklet (in French), you’ll enjoy a fun-packed tour for all ages. Guided by a mischievous little lizard, use your sense of observation to solve puzzles. Ask for the booklet at the reception, it’s free.

Guided tour

With a guided tour (in French) you’ll be able to see the abbey through the eyes of one of our guides who are passionate about the Abbey and its area and you will soak up the history and architecture of this exceptional site.

From April 1st to November 1st
• Guided tours (in French, 1h15) at weekends, on public holidays and every day during French School holidays (zone B) at 10.30am, 2.30pm and 4.30pm

From November 2nd to December 23rd
• Guided tours (in French, 1h15) at weekends, on public holidays and every day during French School holidays (zone B) at 2:30 pm

Guided tours are possible at other times, bookable in advance, for an additional charge.


Partial access for disabled people.
Please contact +33 (0)2 48 62 01 01 for more information.


These visits can be supplemented by a self-guided discovery tour of the Noirlac bocage farmland with the “Balade ENS18” app (in French). Download here for google Play Store (Android 5.0) or Download here for Iphone (iOS 9.0)


Events

Find out all about our themed visits of the Abbey, our workshops and events here


Payments accepted


Services


In Noirlac, to park as close as possible to the abbey,
click here and follow the indications.