Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

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Phone: 02 32 49 54 34

Fly fishing in the Abbey ponds on reservation
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Fly fishing in the Abbey ponds on reservation
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Walk on the Dukes path

Ticketing

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Bookings

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".

The shows of the season

The new cultural season is coming up: zoom in on the shows that await you in 2019!

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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!


Volunteer search

As every year on the occasion of its cultural season, the Abbey of Mortemer which operates under associative status is looking for volunteers to participate in different ways to the shows that will take place in July, August and September 2019.

  • For July: Festival of Medieval Puppets: We are looking for puppeteers (training provided by Vytas Kraujelis)
  • For August: Medieval Feasts: We are looking for dancers (training provided by Vytas Kraujelis)
  • For September: Ghost Nights: We are looking for many extras of all ages (training provided by Vytas Kraujelis)
  • For all these events: our association also looks for people of all good wills and able to welcome the public.

The reception of volunteers is essential for the good conduct and success of these events: We are counting on you to share this call as widely as possible!

We thank you for your help and for your participation!


October timetable

Ghost Nights are bowing this season and we thank you for being so many to come and watch.

From the 1st of October, Mortemer Abbey welcomes you on Saturdays and Sundays from 1.30pm to 6pm. Come discover the places in the colors of autumn!


Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

Self check-in from (no CB).

Phone: 02 32 49 54 34