Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

Park open every day from 1.30 pm to 6 pm

Phone: 02 32 49 54 34

Fly fishing in the Abbey ponds on reservation
Park open every day from 1.30 pm to 6 pm
Fly fishing in the Abbey ponds on reservation
Park open every day from 1.30 pm to 6 pm
Walk on the Dukes path

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Book your tickets from now to see the shows of 2020 !

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Come and recharge your batteries at Mortemer Abbey!

The Mortemer Abbey park is once again open to the public!

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We wish you an happy new year 2020 !

The Abbey of Mortemer wishes you an excellent year 2020 and unveils part of its summer programme: discover it! 

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Come and recharge your batteries at Mortemer Abbey!

The Mortemer Abbey welcomes you from Monday to Friday from 1:30p.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Come and discover the dovecote and its pigeon nests, the Dukes' path, the large ponds populated by geese of all breeds, ducks, coots ... Picnics are allowed.

Access will be done securely via a self-service checkout.

Looking forward to meeting you again !


We wish you an happy new year 2020 !

Dead Madam, dear Sir, 

We wish you all the best for 2020.

We hope to see you again in this promising year 2020:

  • In July: Festival of Tales and Legends on Saturday, 18th of July and Sunday, 19th of July with animations, creations of Vytas, exhibitors, storytellers, autographs of authors...
  • In August: 22nd Medieval Festival on Saturday, 15th of August and Sunday, 16 th of August with a new company of valiant knights who will joust with their proud steeds by the ponds, as well as medieval dances and creations by Vytas.
  • End of August and September: Ghost Nights on Saturdays 29th of August, 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th of September. This will be a new creation by Vytas.

We are looking for volunteer guides, guides for the visits of the abbey's museums, actors and actresses (begginers or professionals) for the creation of new shows under the direction of Vytas Kraujelis, dressmakers, people for do-it-yourself, gardening... All good wills are welcome and will be able to integrate easily into the current team.

We ask for your help in spreading our offer as widely as possible.

We thank you and ask you to believe in our devoted feelings.


We are looking for volunteers for Ghost Nights

Mortemer Abbey and its director Vytas Kraujelis are looking for volunteers for the 14th edition of the "Ghost Nights":

  • Figurants to play ghosts,
  • Help in the fabrication and installation of decorations,
  • Help to guide the activities.

This year the Ghost Nights will take place:

Saturday, August 31, 2019, as well as Saturdays, September 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2019. It is imperative to be able to participate for a minimum of two nights.

Do not hesitate to contact us:
By email: mortemer@orange.fr or by phone: 02 32 49 54 34 or 02 32 49 54 37.


The shows of the season

Mosaic of shows

The (crazy) days of the small forms of theater at the Abbey. Several short shows based on folk tales and fables from the Middle Ages will be on the program. Theatrical play, human-sized puppetry and puppet shows will be played for the widest audience. Our troupe will also open its treasures by offering two exhibitions of its old creations.

The curiosity of each and everyone will be filled thanks to our explanations and our demonstrations.

Dates

  • Saturdays 13, 20 and 27 July
  • Sundays 14, 21 and 28 July

Prices :

  • 13 € per adult
  • 9 € per child (6-16 years old)
  • Free for children 6 and under

21st medieval festival

The Abbey of Mortemer organizes in 2019 its 21st Medieval Festival. During these two days, the Galop of History will present a new tournament of chivalry. Celestiaes will also be present to help you discover medieval music.

Foot fights, medieval dances (in which the public is invited to participate) and many other activities are also on the program.

The craftsmen of the medieval market will make you discover their specialties. Jewelry, wooden weapons, hypocras, honey will be proposed for example. For a total immersion, costume loans for young and old are possible. A large parking is offered on site, as well as catering (Le Bistrot du Bec Fin and La Crêpe d'Antan).

Dates

  • Thursday 15th and Friday 16th August

Prices :

  • 13 € per adult
  • 9 € per child (6-16 years old)
  • Free for children 6 and under

14th Nights of Ghosts

The guides of the Abbey accompany you to meet the ghosts that haunt the place. You will discover aspects of their new existence that you do not suspect...

Arm yourself with courage, coolness and a flashlight, and let them guide you to discover their sometimes solitary existence.

It is also a good opportunity to discover the ruins of the Abbey at night in a mystical atmosphere illuminated by a starry sky or a moonlit night.

From 9 pm, the groups will leave every 20 minutes for a supernatural walk of 1:30, in the darkness conducive to the appearance of spirits ... Visitors will spend an unforgettable evening with ghosts, filled with dark humor, laughs and unusual encounters.

Dates

  • Saturday, August 31
  • Saturdays 7, 14, 21 and 28 September

Prices :

  • 13 € per adult
  • 9 € per child (6-16 years old)
  • Free for children 6 and under

Program of the 2019 Season

The Mortemer Abbey will meet you in April 2019 for the launch of its new cultural season.

To the calendar:

  • July: 1st Festival of Medieval Puppets
  • August: 21st Medieval Festival
  • August-September: 14th Ghost Nights

Discover without delay the detailed program of these events!


Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

Park open every day from 1.30 pm to 6 pm

Phone: 02 32 49 54 34