We offer you the chance to explore the abbey by going on themed tours:

  • General introduction: the abbey and a talk about the gardens (1 hour 30 min.)
  • The gardens and a talk about the abbey (1 hour 30 min.)
  • The abbey and the gardens (2 hours)
  • A general outline of the history of the abbey and the gardens (1 hour)
  • Themed tours: The role of an abbey in medieval times (1 hour to 1 hour 30 min.)
  • The everyday lives of the monks (1 hour to 1 hour 30 min.)
  • Norman Roman art (1 hour to 1 hour 30 min.)
  • Artistic architecture: Roman, Gothic and classical (1 hour 30 min. to 2 hours)
  • Themed tours starting from the gardens: The abbey gardens (1 hour to 1 hour 30 min.)
  • Educational workshops for children: Introduction to gardening (2 hours 30 min. – educational workshop)
  • Introduction to nature, Scent and colour trail (2 hours – educational workshop)

For groups from abroad who would like a guided tour,
please contact us; the contact details can be found on the contact page
.