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Medieval site & fortified chapel

Opening hours: Du 01/01/2019 au 31/12/2025

Overlooking the village, the medieval site was built by the monks of the Cruas abbey in the middle ages as a refuge in case of flooding and wars. The fortified chapel in the 14th century looks like a castle, but was for the worship.

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The large Romanesque chapel from the 12th century was fortified with the construction of angles’ turrets, brattices and machicolation crowned with battlements, in the 14th century. Near the Bellevue place and the ramparts, climb the square tower to enjoy a beautiful view.


Free access. Free acces all year round.
Guided tour in Summer (see Tourist office intercommunal's programmation).
Group: guided tour on reservation all year round.

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Services : Pets welcome Tour free of charge Guided tours


All year round, daily.


Spoken languages : English

Medieval site & fortified chapel

Medieval site & fortified chapel
Place Bellevue
07350 Cruas

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©Otisarv - Bureau OT Cruas
Located at: Cruas
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