Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

Exterior of the Abbey open daily from 11am to 6 pm

Phone: 02 32 49 54 34

Open every day from 11am to 6pm (park, ruins, Dukes path and ponds) - Guided tours starting at 1:30 pm
Medieval Festival at the Abbey on August 14 & 15, 2022
Fly fishing in the ponds of the Abbey by reservation
Open every day from 11am to 6pm (park, ruins, Dukes path and ponds) - Guided tours starting at 1:30 pm
Open every day from 11am to 6pm (park, ruins, Dukes path and ponds) - Guided tours starting at 1:30 pm
Medieval Festival at the Abbey on August 14 & 15, 2022

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Book your tickets from now to see the shows of 2022 !

Bookings recommended

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The 2022 cultural season is waiting for you!

Mortemer Abbey invites you to a summer full of emotions! This year, the Festival of Fantastic Tales and Legends and the Medieval Festivals await you for a real escape in the historical setting of the Abbey.

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Fly fishing weekend April 16 & 17

See you on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th April at the Abbaye de Mortemer for a Fly Fishing weekendBeginners as well as experts, we are waiting for you !

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The 2022 cultural season is waiting for you!

Mortemer Abbey invites you to a summer full of emotions! This year, the Festival of Fantastic Tales and Legends and the Medieval Festivals await you for a real escape in the historical setting of the Abbey.

  • The Festival of Fantastic Tales & Legends: on July 16 & 17, come and live a day under the sign of the imaginary and the magic. On the program: shows and animations that will put stars in the eyes of the whole family. 
  • The Medieval Festivals: on August 14 & 15, equestrian jousts, medieval dances and fights as well as numerous re-enactments will take you back to the fascinating world of chivalry.

Know more about the 2022 cultural season


Fly fishing weekend April 16 & 17

See you on Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th April at the Abbaye de Mortemer for a Fly Fishing weekend. Beginners as well as experts, we are waiting for you !

Fly fishing at Mortemer Abbey

From 9am to 12:30pm on Saturday and from 9am to 6pm on Sunday, Arnaud, our professional trainer, will share his passion and know-how with you. The three magnificent water areas of Mortemer Abbey are full of fountain salmon, rainbow and fario trout, trophy fish and carp.

Fishing equipment will be provided. However, don't forget to bring appropriate clothing and boots!

To participate, reservations are required. Attention, places are limited!

For more information, to book your place and to know the prices:
mortemer@orange.fr / Xavier : 06.75.75.45.75 / Arnaud : 06.64.29.76.09.


Singles' Day on Saturday, April 16, 2022

Perhaps you will find love in the bucolic and pleasant surroundings of Mortemer Abbey? See you on Saturday, April 16, 2022 for the Singles' Day! Discover below the program of the afternoon.

  • 3:00 pm : meeting at the Abbaye de Mortemer for a presentation of the place and the program.
  • 3:30 pm: guided tour of the Museum of Ghosts and Legends to discover the Fountain of the Singles which, according to the legend, would allow you to find love in return for a coin thrown into its magic water.
  • 4:00 pm: speed dating and vin d'honneur. You will be separated in 3 groups: 25-40 years old, 40-50 years old and 50 years old and more.

The price is 15€ per person, and reservation is highly recommended! For more information, contact us at 02.32.49.54.34 or on mortemer@orange.fr.


L'Abbaye rouvre ses portes : découvrez la saison culturelle 2022 !

Good news: Mortemer Abbey is reopening its doors to you after a little winter rest. You can once again access the park of the ruins, the path of the Dukes of Normandy, the ponds and our museums. Do not hesitate to come and visit us!

Soon, new animations will come to punctuate this cultural season!

  • On the weekend of July 16 and 17, 2022, Mortemer Abbey will host the 3rd edition of the Festival of Fantastic Tales and Legends. From 11am to 7pm, meet the knights, stroll around the medieval camp and listen to the exciting stories of our storytellers before attending a fabulous show. Something to marvel at for young and old! 
  • On August 14 and 15, 2022 will take place the 24th edition of the Medieval Festivals. Unavoidable in the region, this event will make you feel like a child again. Between historical re-enactments, equestrian jousts, actors' shows, dances and medieval fights, plunge into the heart of the Middle Ages for a weekend!

You will know more about these events in the coming weeks. Don't hesitate to stay informed by subscribing to our newsletter!


23rd Medieval Festivals: Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th August (bookings recommended)!

For the 23rd consecutive year, Mortemer Abbey invites you to its Medieval Festivals. Come on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th August from 10:30 am to 7 pm for an immersion in the heart of the Middle Ages!

The previous editions having been a great success, we strongly advise you to book your tickets now on our online ticketing service. You will save time at the entrance and you will avoid bad surprises!

See the program          Read the press release

Fêtes Médiévales

Highlights to discover : 

  • Jousts & chivalry tournaments with Red Griffin, 
  • Combat demonstrations all day long by the Mesnie des Chevaliers de Saint Georges et de Saint Michel, 
  • Medieval camp & interactive workshops with the Maison des Fers Croisés, 
  • Dances & music of the Middle Ages with the Celestiaes troupe,
  • Shows by Vytas Kraujelis on the history of the Duchy of Normandy,
  • Guided tour of the Museum of Ghosts & Legends and the Theme Apartments,
  • Pony ride by the Domaine de Lorleau,
  • Medieval market (crafts and food),
  • Catering with the Bistrot du Bec Fin,
  • Discovery of the Dukes' Path,

The renting of costume is free for children. You too, don't hesitate to come dressed up to better immerse yourself in the atmosphere!

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Mortemer Abbey - 27440 LISORS

Exterior of the Abbey open daily from 11am to 6 pm

Phone: 02 32 49 54 34