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.


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)


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


Outside above-mentioned times, it is possible to book guided tours. Please call +33 (0)2 48 96 17 16 or contact resa@noirlac.fr


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