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Former convent of La Baumette

Park and garden ,  Religious building in Angers

5 Full-fare
  • Discover this old convent from the 15th century, built on King René’s order. You will be amazed by the unique view as soon as you will step inside. This convent has been built upright on a rock overlooking the Maine river, which gives you an outstanding view. You will also discover a church created directly in the side of a rock and 14 gardens with springs and ponds. It is the perfect place to recover, in the cloister in particular. Take some time to rest for a moment on benches and to enjoy...

    Discover this old convent from the 15th century, built on King René’s order. You will be amazed by the unique view as soon as you will step inside. This convent has been built upright on a rock overlooking the Maine river, which gives you an outstanding view. You will also discover a church created directly in the side of a rock and 14 gardens with springs and ponds. It is the perfect place to recover, in the cloister in particular. Take some time to rest for a moment on benches and to enjoy the light from Loire.
    You will like:
    - The anecdotes of the family owner who will share the history of the place.
    - The chestnut vault of the chapel dating from 1452!
    - The exotic setting and typically Angevin with shale at all levels.

    Hours:
    To visit the Ancien Couvent de la Baumette, find all the practical information by clicking on this link (in French).
    On reservation for groups of at least 20 people from May to the end of October (+33 (0)6 31 77 92 76)

  • Spoken languages
    • English
Services
  • Equipment
    • Free parking
Rates

Payment methods

  • Cash
  • Cheques and giro cheques
  • Rates 2021
  • Standard rate - adult full price
    5 €
  • Child rate
    Free
Openings

Openings

  • On May 30, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • On June 20, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • On July 18, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • On August 15, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • On September 19, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • On October 17, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM