photo: OCSO

name

Gardes

latin name


founded in

1818

inhabited by

nuns

father immediate

 

 

Bellefontaine 1818-1905

Bricquebec 1905-1924

then Bellefontaine

daughter abbeys

 

 

Marnhull, England (Refuge) 1906-1920

Étoile N.D. (Parakou) 1960

Cabanoule (Paix-Dieu) 1970

affiliated to

Ordo Cisterciensis Strict. Observ.

to visit


address

 

 

Monastère N.-D. des Gardes

F - 49120 St-Georges-des-Gardes

France

phone

[33] (2) 41 29 57 10

fax


email

gardes.abbaye@orange.fr

internet

www.abbayedesgardes.fr