ST. FOY ABBEY-CHURCH AND THE MEDIEVAL TREASURE OF GOLDSMITH ART
Construction work in the church : From Oct.13 to Dec. 11, 2020, we have construction work inside and outside the abbey-church. The tympanum won’t be visible. Night tours are modified. Please contact us for further details. The church remains accessible from the south entrance. Guided tours are still possible.
INFO COVID-19: Guided tours for Groups are with a reservation ; distance to respect ; mask compulsory on the church square and inside the monuments and museum.
This major guided tour will lead the group through Conques history and art, from its Romanesque Abbey-church to the medieval Treasure of goldsmith art.
Come and listen the 1000 years old story of this jewel of architecture, built by the medieval workers. Your guide will unveil its secrets. Go on and discover a unique jewel in France, the famous medieval Treasure of goldsmith art and its rich collection of sacred objects, among which stays the world-known “Majesty” of St. Foy. Finish with the Museum Joseph-Fau where are exhibited remains of the cloister and Renaissance furniture.
Time: 1h30. Accessibility: Access ramp, lift in the Treasure Room, touch booklets for visually impaired visitors.
Fee/person: 9€ adult; 5€ child - Modality: All year round, after a previous reservation - Mode of payment: Cash, CB
Languages for group Tours: French, English, Spanish