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Paris Pass Including Entry to Over 60 Attractions
"Save time as you skip the long queues and save money with free entry to over 60 Paris sights and attractions. With your Paris Pass there is no need to use cash simply show your pass for fast entry. Choose from a two four or six day pass. Paris Pass includes: A free map of Paris 1-day hop-on hop-off tour Free entry to over 60 sights and attractions (see 'View Additional Info' below for full list) Additional special offers and including the Louvre Pantheon
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Paris Pass Including Entry to Over 60 Attractions
"Save time as you skip the long queues and save money with free entry to over 60 Paris sights and attractions. With your Paris Pass there is no need to use cash simply show your pass for fast entry. Choose from a two four or six day pass. Paris Pass includes: A free map of Paris 1-day hop-on hop-off tour Free entry to over 60 sights and attractions (see 'View Additional Info' below for full list) Additional special offers and including the Louvre Pantheon
From EUR128.00
 
Paris Pass Including Entry to Over 60 Attractions
"Save time as you skip the long queues and save money with free entry to over 60 Paris sights and attractions. With your Paris Pass there is no need to use cash simply show your pass for fast entry. Choose from a two four or six day pass. Paris Pass includes: A free map of Paris 1-day hop-on hop-off tour Free entry to over 60 sights and attractions (see 'View Additional Info' below for full list) Additional special offers and including the Louvre Pantheon
From EUR128.00

More Things to Do in Royaumont

Latrines

On the folder you get at the entrance, the latrines occupy a big space in the descriptions and pictures. . . . yes, latrines, I did not expect to see latrines as works of art and architecture. . . ....
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Apr 04, 2011

Other gardens and park

After having visited a jewel of gothic art, it is also very enjoyable to walk in the gardens surrounding this abbey, watching peaceful swans (sometimes, they are not peaceful, I can tell you!)...
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Jul 01, 2010

The floor tiles tell stories. . . .

When you enter the refectory, you will walk on 750 years old floor tiles; well, many of them; others have been added, replacing lost and broken ones during renovation works by the French ministry of...
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Jul 01, 2010

The great space of the refectory

We have seen the cloister, the garden, the sacristy, and now leaving the garden on the left we will enter the refectory of the abbey; the refectory was were the monks gathered for having their meals,...
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Jul 01, 2010

The nine squares medieval garden

It is well known that in almost all abbeys there was a monk in charge of a garden dedicated to medicinal crops; he was himself a medic, or worked under supervision of a medic with the objective of...
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Jul 01, 2010

More treasures in the kitchen

No it is not food! The kitchen of the abbey has been renovated and re-designed in an exhibition room for some more treasures of medieval art.You find here examples of stone carving, tapestry and glass...
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kokoryko
Jul 01, 2010
 
 
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Medieval treasures

Most of the treasures of Royaumont disappeared during the revolution and during its “industrial period”, but a few had been saved, and finally, one can ask himself if it is better to have just a few,...
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Jul 01, 2010

Enjoy geometry and perspectives in the cloister

When you enter the cloister, you immediately notice that, if the lay out is a very classical one (square, arcades, basin in the centre, . . . . ) the gothic arches are unusual, the buttressed pillars...
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Jul 01, 2010

Enter the cloister

The lay out of cloisters and their building obey to some strict rules, and they have many things in common, but each has also its personality, depending of epoch, style, and finally (and important),...
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Jul 01, 2010

First a tour in the abbatial church ruins

Monks, priests, clerics in general were not very popular at the beginning of the French Revolution, and, unluckily, the last head abbot of Royaumont, Henri-Éleonore-François Le Cornut de Ballivières,...
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Jul 01, 2010

Take your time before reaching the abbey

Once you get through the gate where you purchased your ticket, you know you will see something beautiful; only the first view from the entrance, the reflections in the water canals under the trees...
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Jul 01, 2010

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"The other royal necroplolis of France"
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